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Old 07-20-2010, 11:17 AM   #16
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I have absolutely no rub and my front rides the lowest I've seen at all E30's thus far.
Umm... Then I guess you must not pay attention very well? I can think of at least 3 cars at the E30 meet that were waayyyy lower than your car. You really need to rethink most of your posts and see how silly some of them sound dude.
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Old 07-20-2010, 01:13 PM   #17
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Sooooo, u guys think I'll be able to make it work? I think it should be ok, probably can make it work
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Old 07-20-2010, 02:33 PM   #18
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You were saying that you need to keep those spacers because of the rims you have. Is it because they are a really low offset rim (i.e. et 0) and without the spacers you'd be rubbing on your shocks? Also which H&R springs are you planning on getting exactly? 60/40 means nothing (to me at least... edit: unless that's the drop in mm?). You can get H&R sport or H&R race springs with drops of 1.3 front/1.3 rear and 1.6 front /1.5 rear respectively.

This is a pic of a car on billie sports and H&R race springs running 205/55R15 tires... as you can see there is still lots of clearance, so I'd say you should be ok.
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Old 07-20-2010, 03:55 PM   #19
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Umm... Then I guess you must not pay attention very well? I can think of at least 3 cars at the E30 meet that were waayyyy lower than your car. You really need to rethink most of your posts and see how silly some of them sound dude.

Are you serious? My car is astronomically lower than yours. Also, there is no way you'll rub with a 205/40. Even without the fenders rolled.
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Old 07-20-2010, 04:15 PM   #20
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Alright I'll see what my wheels offset is, I bought the wheels and spacers all together off a friend, so they do line up nice, and the extra wide stance is sweet. Based on some stuff I've seen and heard, I think it will be ok. Saw some 80/60 drop springs..pretty crazy lol
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mines a 60/60 drop and thats low enough
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Old 07-20-2010, 04:23 PM   #22
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oh heck ya lol 60/40 will be plenty, 80/60's getting pretty rediculous
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well since this is my kit, i ran sportmax 15X8 and i rolled my fender.
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haha ya lol. u have spacers?
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none, this was before my coilovers came to play
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Ok the specs on my wheels are:
16x7
42mm offset
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And the spacers are 1 1/4" on each wheel.

Does this sound at all like it will clear without modifications?
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Are you serious? My car is astronomically lower than yours. Also, there is no way you'll rub with a 205/40. Even without the fenders rolled.
Errr.. You are referring to steve right? lol.

As for your offset Myles, with a 42 offset, your spacers make it an effective 10.25. Say 10mm to make it easy. I think it will brush the rear arches... or at least with my experiences, a low offset wheel similar to that size rubbed the paint out of my rear fenders, as well as with my friend's E30. Can't remember if it was et10 or et0... Ask your question in the wheels and tire thread, Mystikal has been at the tire fitment thing for years.
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Errr.. You are referring to steve right? lol.

As for your offset Myles, with a 42 offset, your spacers make it an effective 10.25. Say 10mm to make it easy. I think it will brush the rear arches... or at least with my experiences, a low offset wheel similar to that size rubbed the paint out of my rear fenders, as well as with my friend's E30. Can't remember if it was et10 or et0... Ask your question in the wheels and tire thread, Mystikal has been at the tire fitment thing for years.
No Rudy, he quoted you lol.
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Old 07-20-2010, 08:37 PM   #29
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Quoted me, but I'm pretty sure he was referring to you. I have never met Matt in person or seen his car (that I remember). I am not the one making silly accusations about my car being the lowest E30 around either.
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