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Old 01-11-2013, 12:12 PM   #21
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At the moment... I'm seriously considering doing this for my ///M before or during this upcoming summer season...this will be something that I know I will thoroughly enjoy... an ESS E46 M3 VT2-550 Supercharger System (Gen.2)



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Old 01-11-2013, 03:44 PM   #22
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Old 01-11-2013, 09:50 PM   #23
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Old 01-11-2013, 10:30 PM   #24
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Tonight I also decided to get this so I can drive down in time for my annual reunion with these shoes on my ///M



Pricey but for me it will be well worth it and I think it will look awesome on my ///M
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Old 01-12-2013, 09:04 PM   #26
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Wow nice! A lot for them but quality no less just don't curb check!
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Old 01-12-2013, 09:04 PM   #27
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Old 01-12-2013, 09:37 PM   #28
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Wow nice! A lot for them but quality no less just don't curb check!
I have been very careful in the past three years with my VMR VB3s so I will continue to be very careful with my CH-Rs when I get them. Yeah, every time I take the ///M out I will have to keep that in mind...

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Hey Charlie those wheels are going to look great
I thought so as well Adam... now to get things in order so I can get these wheels...
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Old 01-12-2013, 10:00 PM   #29
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What size tires are you gonna run? And brand of said tire?
I'll be getting Michelin Pilot Super Sports in the following:

Front: 245/35ZR19XL 93Y B
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Love the direction this is going in! Those wheels will look absolutely fantastic, especially with meaty tires!

As a personal opinion, I'd prefer an HPF turbo over the ESS supercharger, even if it is a bit more expensive! But regardless, I cannot wait to see this thing finished! Preferably in person.
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Love the direction this is going in! Those wheels will look absolutely fantastic, especially with meaty tires!

As a personal opinion, I'd prefer an HPF turbo over the ESS supercharger, even if it is a bit more expensive! But regardless, I cannot wait to see this thing finished! Preferably in person.
Thanks Dzenan! Problem with HPF is that for about the same power I will be looking at possibly $30k or so. I agree HPF is :drool but for the money I'm okay going with ESS. They actually make reliable supercharger setups

Right now I'm still thinking of staying with 245/275's but if I decide to go with 285's in the rear I'm not sure how big I should go in front??? 255/285? is that the proper setup? Not sure if 245/285 would work....
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Right now I'm still thinking of staying with 245/275's but if I decide to go with 285's in the rear I'm not sure how big I should go in front??? 255/285? is that the proper setup? Not sure if 245/285 would work....
255 in front if you go 285 rear. This is what I had. But when I went with the Michelin Super Sport rears they didn't have the 285 and only 275. I find with the Super Sports I break traction a lot more. If you're going Supercharger, I'd go with 285s. My PS2s were much grippier than the Super Sports for what it's worth.

I have always liked the BBS CH-R wheel.
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255 in front if you go 285 rear. This is what I had. But when I went with the Michelin Super Sport rears they didn't have the 285 and only 275. I find with the Super Sports I break traction a lot more. If you're going Supercharger, I'd go with 285s. My PS2s were much grippier than the Super Sports for what it's worth.

I have always liked the BBS CH-R wheel.
Okay Alex, I will be looking at the PS2s in 255/285 size then. Should be very interesting since my goal is to boost my ///M this year
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Thanks Ed! I wanted to show you what I have been up to since you and I have seen each other. I'm enjoying all of this and do this primarily to see just how far I can take things but at the same time not be outrageous or over the top...trying to keep both very clean Thanks for the complements!
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