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      07-28-2014, 09:29 AM   #1
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I got my E92 detailed over the weekend. Guy took some pics with the DSLR and I thought I would share. I'm thinking of getting my wheels PC black but I cannot decide. Opinions?













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Oops I forgot the full body shot..



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      07-28-2014, 09:35 AM   #2
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Very clean LMB M3. Did you uhh...forget to remove something at the gas station?
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      07-28-2014, 09:38 AM   #3
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Very clean LMB M3. Did you uhh...forget to remove something at the gas station?
Haha nope. Just showing where my car spends the most time!
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Beautiful!

I would def not paint the wheels...they look perfect on your car the way they are now.
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I'm a big fan of darker wheels on blue E92 M3's, check out my garage for pictures.
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so fresh so clean!
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I'm a big fan of darker wheels on blue E92 M3's, check out my garage for pictures.
I think some darker wheels would look GREAT on this car, Black or even gunmetal/anthracite might look awesome
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Beautiful!

I would def not paint the wheels...they look perfect on your car the way they are now.
I was going to just buy a second set of ZCP GTS wheels but I'm not sure I like the Satin/Matte black vs a nice gloss black. I love the silver too but I get a lot of peer pressure to make these black or replace them with dark wheels.
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S-p-a-c-e-r-s Asap!!!
Yeah no thanks. I prefer a smooth ride.
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Beautiful!

I would def not paint the wheels...they look perfect on your car the way they are now.
2nded

Car looks great!
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      07-28-2014, 12:07 PM   #12
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I think your car looks perfect as is.
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Car looks amazing as is.
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I think some darker wheels would look GREAT on this car, Black or even gunmetal/anthracite might look awesome
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I would def not pain the wheels! I love dark cars with light silver wheels. I wasn't a big fan of playing the spacer game (mainly from all the vibration issues I'd dealt with in the past) but I must admit they make the look of our cars. I ended up with 18 front and 12.5 rear.
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Clean!!! Gunmetal wheels look perfect on an IB!
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      07-28-2014, 01:26 PM   #18
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the car looks amazing leave the wheels!
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      07-28-2014, 01:48 PM   #19
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Leave the wheels alone, black wheels will constantly look dirty and at a distance it has a tendency of looking like you're running a set of spares, esp. to the untrained eye.

I'd do spacers before anything else IMO. Hub centric spacers don't normally affect ride quality.
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Black wheels look like hub caps, no definition. Leave them silver, IMO.
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Leave the wheels alone, black wheels will constantly look dirty and at a distance it has a tendency of looking like you're running a set of spares, esp. to the untrained eye.

I'd do spacers before anything else IMO. Hub centric spacers don't normally affect ride quality.
I used to be okay with spacers but I had constant vibration problems in my 08 E90 w/ H&R Spacers. I had them installed professionally by 2 shops, had a few road force balances, and even bought a new set of Supersports.

Maybe I will try some TMS spacers. I heard they were better. I wanted them in the first place but they were sold out and Turner 'upgraded' me to H&R for free.

It's the only thing stopping me from ordering 2 more rear wheels and doing a 275 square setup. Pretty sure that would require at least a 10mm spacer up front as I'm running KW V3.
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leave them silver...looks perfect as is.
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