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      04-25-2013, 10:55 AM   #155
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The owner of the car already responded but I thought I would add a little info. I am on clubsports but my ride height is a little higher. I have 275/35/18's (Michelin PSS) on 9.5" wheels as well. I have run them at et22 without any rubbing on the fender liners even at full lock. Unfortunately the KW coilover spring showed signs of slight rubbing on the inside (slight black scuff on the spring). I then added a spacer to achieve et15. The inner rubbing was solved but the tire now slightly rubs the liner at full lock. No rubbing during compression while driving. I think the magic offset for a 275mm tire on a 9.5" wheel is probably somewhere in between et22 and et15. I will report back after I experiment one more time with et17. No matter what, negative camber is necessary to run these sizes.
Yep I rub with my ET15s and 275 tire. I am hoping some magic can be done with an alignment but the solution may be going to a 265 tire in the front.

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      04-25-2013, 08:46 PM   #156
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Love it! I think Jason needs some painted reflectors bad though...
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      04-25-2013, 08:58 PM   #157
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Love it! I think Jason needs some painted reflectors bad though...

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You still rocking the GT3 as well?

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      04-26-2013, 06:32 PM   #158
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Sin,

You still rocking the GT3 as well?

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No sir, I had to sell the GT3. Didn't have the $ for both... I had to get something more useful on a daily basis.
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      04-27-2013, 10:04 AM   #159
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great car... but what's with the puma logo on the mirrors?
kind of DTM?
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      04-27-2013, 11:33 AM   #160
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No sir, I had to sell the GT3. Didn't have the $ for both... I had to get something more useful on a daily basis.
Well the M3 is a good compromise!

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kind of DTM?
Yep, well actually ALMS

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kind of DTM?
Yap



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      04-28-2013, 11:31 AM   #162
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      05-19-2013, 04:11 AM   #163
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whats the spec on those gold bbs f1? thx
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      05-19-2013, 07:10 PM   #164
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whats the spec on those gold bbs f1? thx
Not my car but I know that iND has a set of rare 18" FIs on Green Hell. They will probably chime in.

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      05-20-2013, 01:08 AM   #165
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How that beautiful lip is still in pristine condition, is beyond me. But I love it. Best in show as far as I was concerned.
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      05-20-2013, 08:30 AM   #166
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How that beautiful lip is still in pristine condition, is beyond me. But I love it. Best in show as far as I was concerned.
Hahaha... Thanks man!

You should have seen what I had to do to get out of the show!

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      05-24-2013, 07:09 AM   #167
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I really love everything about this build. The wing looks great assuming the car sees some track time, otherwise it's a bit overkill, but I think you said it sees the track (or will) so I love it!

What's with the crush everyone has on painted reflectors? Honestly I think painted reflectors looks pretty stupid. Either shave the bumper and fill it in, or leave the orange OE reflectors. The little painted bumps look silly, but then again, I'm a function over form guy.
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      05-24-2013, 08:30 AM   #168
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damn that side mirror is so sexy....
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      05-25-2013, 08:45 PM   #169
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I really love everything about this build. The wing looks great assuming the car sees some track time, otherwise it's a bit overkill, but I think you said it sees the track (or will) so I love it!

What's with the crush everyone has on painted reflectors? Honestly I think painted reflectors looks pretty stupid. Either shave the bumper and fill it in, or leave the orange OE reflectors. The little painted bumps look silly, but then again, I'm a function over form guy.
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damn that side mirror is so sexy....
Thanks dudes
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      05-26-2013, 08:19 PM   #170
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Hahaha... Thanks man!

You should have seen what I had to do to get out of the show!

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Dude, those speed humps weren't a joke! Being sooooo low and that lip extending out sure makes things hard. BTW car looks GREAT.
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      05-27-2013, 01:08 AM   #171
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Dude, those speed humps weren't a joke! Being sooooo low and that lip extending out sure makes things hard. BTW car looks GREAT.
Yeah dude! Thanks
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      06-18-2013, 06:45 PM   #172
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Def one of the sickest cars we have ever sold!! it has come a long way from when he picked it up!



Congrats again Jason on the build and well done iND on the build
I would have loved to see the before and after pics. I love everything about it except the wing.
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      06-18-2013, 09:23 PM   #173
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I would have loved to see the before and after pics. I love everything about it except the wing.
Thanks!

My mod journal is here:
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There are pics of the car bone stock. I knew the wing would not be for everyone but I had to build this car for me.

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      06-19-2013, 10:43 AM   #174
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Thanks!

My mod journal is here:
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There are pics of the car bone stock. I know the wing would not be for everyone but I had to build this car for me.

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Thanks for the link. I'll definitely read up on your build. Clean car man!
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      07-11-2013, 09:58 AM   #175
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This car is slightly before my time at IND, but I hope to see it in person before not too long! I am in love with everything about it!
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      07-11-2013, 11:48 AM   #176
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This car is slightly before my time at IND, but I hope to see it in person before not too long! I am in love with everything about it!
Thanks man!

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