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Old 06-18-2004, 01:15 PM   #1
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Default 18" LUV BABY!!!!!!! -I need rubbers now. (With PIX now)

Just picked up some 18"x7.5" Prime 15 spokers. Same silver color as my original 9-spokers on the SSEi, but these are gonna look simply BAD A$$!!! Now I just need to find some rubbers for them and it'* all show baby!!! :pimp:

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Cool....

Got a link to the rims you got while we wait for you to get some rubber and a camera?


.... hrm... that sounded kinda wrong.... rubber & camera...
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Pic is now in the top post. ^^^^

Needing some 245/45/18 shoes for em.
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Rims didn't come with center caps so I thought I'd see how much difference in size between the stock rims center cap hole and the Prime'*. The stock center cap fits AWESOME!!!!! Less hassle than Jim had and they look absolutely schaweet with those caps. Damn, now I hope the tire part doesn't bite me (heads off to watch the BMW forum for tires).

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those will/do look sweet! Go well with the black!
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Bah! Its not fair..you got cap and my nutz show

Oh well, Martin, she looks good, now grab some rubbers and pimp on

Errr ya
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will 245s fit fine on a 7.5" wide rim?.....i had 245s on my 18x8.5s
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Bah! Its not fair..you got cap and my nutz show

Oh well, Martin, she looks good, now grab some rubbers and pimp on

Errr ya
Jim.... your nuts show...?? Thats nasty....
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will 245s fit fine on a 7.5" wide rim?.....i had 245s on my 18x8.5s
Yup, the 245/45/18'* are what the tire calculator said to put on for the same diameter for the 225/60/16'*. And yes the 245'* will go on the 7.5" easily. The tire shop I talked to said 255 is as large as I'd want to put on the 7.5" so the 245'* will be fine.
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they will look SaWeeEET when ya get some rubbers! Play it safe until then!
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