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      07-13-2011, 08:50 PM   #1
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Gfs M3 Wheel opinions

My girlfriend has a black 09 E90 M3 and shes thinking about either powder coating the factory 19s or picking up a different set of wheels all together just looking at what you guys think would look best. Im a fan of black ZCP wheels or the hre p40s i believe they are called. The car is stock other than 35% tint.

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      07-13-2011, 09:00 PM   #2
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You gf has good test ....Can't really go wrong with either choices.
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big price difference between OEM ZCP and HRE P40's
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      07-13-2011, 09:05 PM   #4
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Haha yea I love the car and I've been looking over alot of pics and just cant decide and of course she has no idea other than she likes the black look. Also looking for a set of smoked front reflectors (she wont let me just paint them) haha

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and yea ive been looking at that but I was hoping to pick up the Hre's used (I know that wont help much) and also like a wheel that not everyone has.

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i long for a girl with a nice car. AND mods it?

Marriage...
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and yea ive been looking at that but I was hoping to pick up the Hre's used (I know that wont help much) and also like a wheel that not everyone has.

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If I'm reading that correctly, then the p40's are definitely the wrong wheels to get lol...
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Really? I havent seen them on many M3's guess I haven't looked as many as I thought. Well any other wheels you guys suggest and yea its pretty awesome having a gf with a nice ass car and that lets me mod it the only thing is if I wanna do something I generally have to buy it( still worth it haha)
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First, props on the GF with M!

Second, for what it is worth, I bought OEM ZCPs and I powdercoated them textured matte black. I get compliments all the time.

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powdercoat, ZCP and HRE P40 are all in different price range.. LOL
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used P40s are hard to fine...

if you can squeeze the $ I say get the HREs

They're very sexy
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P40's are nice, just not too unique. VMR replicas them I believe, so you'll see the general design just about anywhere.

Now, if you want HRE P40 design at a lower price point, then there you go, VMR....
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Yea it is a hell of a price difference but still all within budget for the car. I hate to powdercoat the stock wheels incase we ever want to go back to them. I will look at the replicas I have been trying to find a set but like you said they are hard to come by used.

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