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      01-22-2013, 11:42 AM   #26
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Drives: '13 E92 M3
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Originally Posted by mscdman View Post
Are replicas really that bad and cheap? Bear in mind this is only for winter wheels. That being said, I don't want to put shitty quality wheels on my car. Anyone have good experience with replicas?
Yes I think they do and I have had nothing but problems with cheap wheels. Just get some used OEM 18" wheels from a forum member (see wheel and tire for sale section). Keep in mind that a decent set of OEM wheels will easily be sold after you are done with them. These reps will be throw-aways.

Plus the offset of 37 is completely wrong for an M3. You will probably need spacers which isn't a huge issue but adds another $200 (spacers and extended lugs) to this "great deal". Plus do you know the tire sizes? I wonder if those are right for your car....
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Last edited by slicer; 01-22-2013 at 11:47 AM.