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Old 01-14-2004, 09:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I had 19"s on my 325i, and It was lowered with the H&R full coilovers, didn't have a rub problem at all. I sold them and I'm just wondering if anyone has ever sqeezed a set of 20" wheels with the lowest profile tire on them?? cause I found the baddest ass set of wheels but they only come in 20"s.
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Old 01-14-2004, 10:00 PM   #2 (permalink)
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its possible, but 19s should be more than enough, i wouldnt go bigger.
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its possible, but 19s should be more than enough, i wouldnt go bigger.
mark is correct...i havent seen to many e36's with 20's...it dosent look right anyways
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Old 01-14-2004, 10:57 PM   #4 (permalink)
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if the 19s fit, the 20s should too, but I honestly wouldnt want bigger than 18. Really after that you start to see a decrease in ride quality and performance.
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Old 01-15-2004, 12:59 AM   #5 (permalink)
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20's + low pro's = dents in your rims...i wouldnt do it
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I woudn't go bigger than 18's coz I've had 19's before and the ride became too stiff and I started to hear annoying squeks from my interior trims
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Old 01-15-2004, 11:18 AM   #7 (permalink)
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ahh, ye i guess i'll have to search my ass off to find the wheels in 18" then..
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17's or 18's are the maximum.....
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I just was messing with my car pic and the wheels I am thinking about....
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these are the wheels I originally had before winter... 19"
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I've seen a very similar style of those 20s on ebay thats are 17s and 18s. Cheap too.
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Yeah I have also seen rims that look the same on ebay and maybe tirerack as well. 18s are the biggest I would go anything else just looks too big.
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