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      09-05-2011, 02:55 PM   #1
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20" oem style m3 wheels

hi just came accross a set of new 20" m3 style alloy wheel exact replicas only 20"
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      09-06-2011, 01:46 PM   #2
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why would you want oem reps in 20" ??.....just my 2p worth
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      09-06-2011, 01:48 PM   #3
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why would you want oem reps in 20" ??.....just my 2p worth
I personally prefer 18"s but OEM reps in 20" would be reflective of the preference in wheel size I guess!
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i think 19 inch wheels look far to small but rally like the style of them
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ok ....but 20" dont ride very well !!, you can always lower the car with ebach springs
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thats a myth that car rides different i had 20son my last m3 for a year and there is no difference
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thats a myth that car rides different i had 20son my last m3 for a year and there is no difference
I think that yr opinion, my experience is that cars generally ride better with a higher profile tyres amd smaller rims
but as the "saying" goes....if its makes you happy go for its

ps .....when i swop my 18"oem last winter i notice a difference in ride straight away from my summer 19" oem (even though there is only 1" diff in size).
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