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      05-26-2009, 11:26 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by JAJ View Post
I dutifully glued the ST template from the ST Website to a piece of cardboard, cut it out and tried it. The template, that I measured with care, clears the rims and the balance weights on the OEM 18" rears. I have quite a collection of 18" rims and the OEM rears are the only 18" rims I have that clear the 380mm Stoptech template. THE 18" OEM FRONT RIMS DON'T CLEAR.

Download your own, cut it out and try it - YMMV but I doubt it.
Info like this is why the internet is so great!!! Thanks for that info.



Anyone know if the stock 18" fronts will fit another BMW? Maybe the non-M 3 E9x?
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Let me get this straight... You are swapping out parts designed by some of the top engineers in the world because some guys sponsored by a company told you it's "better??" But when you ask the same guy about tracking, "oh no, I have a kid now" or "I just detailed my car." or "i just got new tires."