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      03-01-2008, 10:20 PM   #11
GregW / Oregon

Drives: 2015 M4 Coupe, 2012 ML350
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Lake Oswego, OR

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Originally Posted by ///MML View Post
Hi Greg,

1) May need to clarify, although the rr is nearly unchanged the gap will look larger, it's more of an illusion. Trust me, when I changed my e46 to wider rubber with same rr as stock the gap looked larger.
I agree with this. Lower profile tires demand lowering the car to look right.

2) 19" stock rears are 265/35
You are correct.

3) Good luck with springs but I think it might cost you a few bucks over the long hall for new EDC suspension components. Springs may do Ok for garage queen cars but not daily drivers. The physics will catch up with you eventually. Time will tell I guess....
Worst case, I'll be removing the EDC suspension and putting in coilovers. At least I'd have relatively new suspension to put back in for resale.

Greg Lake Oswego, Oregon, USA
2015 M4 Coupe - Silverstone/Sakhir/CF
2012 ML350