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Old 09-07-2012, 12:42 PM   #1
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Ok iv just brought myself a 318i and im desperetly wanting to drop it on its arse with some deep dish 19 inch problem is I know bugger all about offset or how much dish I can go on the wheels without getting the gguards rolled. How I want the car to sit is so its slanted forards slightly with the back rims sitting inline with the tops of the guards tuckinv 30 profile tyres whats the max ofset I can go with the rim coming 10~ 15 mm away from the inside of the rear guards. Again I know very little about how to measure it up so any pointers on how to measure it up would be awesome and greatly appreciated sorry for my terrible spelling and gramma new phone small touch screen
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Old 09-07-2012, 12:46 PM   #2
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You do not want 19s on that car.

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Old 09-07-2012, 12:47 PM   #4
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Old 09-07-2012, 12:58 PM   #8
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My mate has one on 19s sadly he brought the wheels with the car and is in the same boat as me and hasnt the slightest idea how to work it out but it rides better than allot of othee cars iv driven,

About the grandma joke us p platers are allowed to own nice things too :p
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Holy crap. The words he's typing are English, I know they are, but I still can't read it.
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Old 09-07-2012, 02:32 PM   #10
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Im australian, we arnt known for our intellect.
But on a serious note, is anyone here able to tell me how I can work out how much ofset I need for my rims to be perfect for how I want it etc
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Yeah were trying to modify the english language to suit kangaroos hadnt you heard? It was all over the news last week
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Ok iv just brought myself a 318i and im desperetly wanting to drop it on its arse with some deep dish 19 inch problem is I know bugger all about offset or how much dish I can go on the wheels without getting the gguards rolled. How I want the car to sit is so its slanted forards slightly with the back rims sitting inline with the tops of the guards tuckinv 30 profile tyres whats the max ofset I can go with the rim coming 10~ 15 mm away from the inside of the rear guards. Again I know very little about how to measure it up so any pointers on how to measure it up would be awesome and greatly appreciated sorry for my terrible spelling and gramma new phone small touch screen
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Ok iv just brought myself a 318i and im desperetly wanting to drop it on its arse with some deep dish 19 inch problem is I know bugger all about offset or how much dish I can go on the wheels without getting the gguards rolled. How I want the car to sit is so its slanted forards slightly with the back rims sitting inline with the tops of the guards tuckinv 30 profile tyres whats the max ofset I can go with the rim coming 10~ 15 mm away from the inside of the rear guards. Again I know very little about how to measure it up so any pointers on how to measure it up would be awesome and greatly appreciated sorry for my terrible spelling and gramma new phone small touch screen
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At least love hoes can take a joke without getting all hurt though. Credit is deserved for that.
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Old 09-07-2012, 03:07 PM   #18
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Hahaha good call but seriously im just after an answer how do i work out what offset i need?
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you must get one of these and you will be able to get your 19's with enough fender clearance

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Old 09-07-2012, 03:30 PM   #20
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you must get one of these and you will be able to get your 19's with enough fender clearance

http://bit.ly/U0PdzF

Well i did have an 80 series landcruiser got written off when i was driving home from dealership dickhead didnt see me stopped at the traffic lights and ran up the back of it was an awesome car for the whole 20 minutes od owning it lol
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