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Old 11-15-2013, 12:40 PM   #1
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Lowering E46 with 20" wheels?

Hello, Iam thinking of lowering my M3 with coilovers, but I wonder is it even possible with my 20" rims...

So does anyone have any experince lowering with 20"?
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Old 11-15-2013, 12:47 PM   #2
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Lowering E46 with 20" wheels?

1. Put flame suit on
2. A few have pulled it off well
3. You pretty much have to search.
4. It's all down to offset and width
5. Most that run 20s don't do it right and it looks silly
6. It's not worth it. With the ride and handling trade off.
7. You're better off with 19s or even 18s
8. Put 2nd flame suit on
9. Unless your getting quality lightweight 20s mileage will drop too.
10. Search

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Old 11-16-2013, 09:58 AM   #3
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Old 11-16-2013, 10:55 AM   #4
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why stop at 20'' lets jack it up a few feet and go 36''
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