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Old 10-12-2010, 10:28 PM   #161
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yea iv seen alot of people do it can you explain why people do it though haha?
I dont know the true origin...but we've been doing it on caravans down to ocean city for about 8 years now... my first time going to h20 in five years (last time I owned an audi)... It was a good time.
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Old 10-12-2010, 10:29 PM   #162
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Old 10-12-2010, 11:09 PM   #163
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those are clean!!!!
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Old 10-13-2010, 06:22 AM   #164
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If anything your 330 would be like the ex and mine would be the si .... but I am amazed you even came up with a honda analogy on an e46 forum....
Thanks, but you left out the M3. More like:
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Enough of that though. Back to the wheels.
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Old 10-13-2010, 07:37 AM   #165
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Old 10-13-2010, 08:21 AM   #166
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the only time writing on your car is permissible is at the drag strip and putting your times on the windows. other than that....
Part of having fun with a car is... wait for it........ having fun. Right?
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Old 10-13-2010, 08:40 AM   #167
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the older two sets of wheels I had on my car

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Old 10-13-2010, 09:07 AM   #168
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Old 10-13-2010, 09:08 AM   #169
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anyone rolling on gold???
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Old 10-13-2010, 03:19 PM   #170
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A little sneak peak...



I was surprised to see that on the inside of the wheel TE37 is stamped into the back of one of the spokes.
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Old 10-13-2010, 07:45 PM   #171
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Old 10-18-2010, 01:37 PM   #172
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I was surprised to see that on the inside of the wheel TE37 is stamped into the back of one of the spokes.
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Old 10-20-2010, 12:31 PM   #173
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Old 10-21-2010, 01:16 AM   #174
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too big, looks ghetto-srry "rollin on dubs son what"
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Old 10-21-2010, 01:21 AM   #175
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i think they look good, just lower your car a bit?
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Old 10-21-2010, 01:21 AM   #176
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too big, looks ghetto-srry "rollin on dubs son what"
Not at all. With a drop it would be perfect IMO. It isn't like he's rockin 20's plus with chrome...

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Old 10-21-2010, 08:01 AM   #177
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Yeah my car has 19s with the zhp suspension it looks perfectly fine.... not ghetto at all
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Old 10-21-2010, 09:13 PM   #179
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^ nice, but needs to be lowered
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Old 10-21-2010, 09:26 PM   #180
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