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      01-21-2013, 08:40 PM   #23
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Love it! Great pics! The mist and AW works well.
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      01-21-2013, 11:59 PM   #24
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Well its like 250 compared to 1500 so up to you. The ride quality for coilovers is kinda to stiff for daily driving I'll probably stick with the springs.
Good point.
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      01-22-2013, 03:59 AM   #25
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Planning on tinting windows? Like I said before hope to soon mod my car to be exactly like yours so far. Everything is perfect so you'll be my future twin =)
When I get my tax returns I'll be doing a lot hopefully. First year out of college so I got a chance to work full time as opposed to the 200-300 returns I got working part time. Tint, paint the reflectors, wrap the roof, wheels, performance exhaust. I want to keep it as clean looking as possible. Find some nice scenery and hopefully I can check out your car soon when you do a shoot.
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      01-22-2013, 05:01 AM   #26
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Nice lookin AW! Great pics too.
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      01-22-2013, 05:06 PM   #27
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Awesome pics! Definitely on my top favourite shots! Good job
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      01-22-2013, 09:04 PM   #29
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      01-23-2013, 01:31 PM   #30
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Front Lowering 1.6in
Rear Lowering 1in

From the m-sport suspension. The ride is pretty much the same as stock haven't felt any difference since i installed them. Bmw quality shocks I hope they can hold out I dont track the car so it should hold up fine.
Do you think 19x8.5 ET 35 (Front) / 19x9.5 ET 38 (Rear) w/ the 1.6in drop in front / 1.0 inch drop in the rear I will rub?
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      01-23-2013, 01:35 PM   #31
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You wont rub per say but you will bottom out regularly and rub when you do. But that are safe specs otherwise.
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You wont rub per say but you will bottom out regularly and rub when you do. But that are safe specs otherwise.
Why would I bottom out regularly?
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      01-23-2013, 05:20 PM   #33
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Sweet looking car! Absolutely fantastic photos!

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Why would I bottom out regularly?
I have 1 inch larger wheels with about the same tire specs and the H&R sport springs which are lowered less than that with the M adaptive suspension and everytime i hit a good road bump, dip I bottom out.

Just talking from experience. Smooth roads and gentle driving you are fine. You wont rub even with 5 people in the car, but clearance is not very much so you will bottom out when the car wants to run full spring compression.

It bothers me a little...but not enough to change it. I like the look and the handling in corners is improved so I can deal with the occasional thump/grrrrrr sound from inside the fenders.
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I have 1 inch larger wheels with about the same tire specs and the H&R sport springs which are lowered less than that with the M adaptive suspension and everytime i hit a good road bump, dip I bottom out.

Just talking from experience. Smooth roads and gentle driving you are fine. You wont rub even with 5 people in the car, but clearance is not very much so you will bottom out when the car wants to run full spring compression.

It bothers me a little...but not enough to change it. I like the look and the handling in corners is improved so I can deal with the occasional thump/grrrrrr sound from inside the fenders.
Interesting. Now a bit worried.
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      01-23-2013, 11:26 PM   #37
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Interesting. Now a bit worried.
What suspension are you getting exactly?
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I have 1 inch larger wheels with about the same tire specs and the H&R sport springs which are lowered less than that with the M adaptive suspension and everytime i hit a good road bump, dip I bottom out.

Just talking from experience. Smooth roads and gentle driving you are fine. You wont rub even with 5 people in the car, but clearance is not very much so you will bottom out when the car wants to run full spring compression.

It bothers me a little...but not enough to change it. I like the look and the handling in corners is improved so I can deal with the occasional thump/grrrrrr sound from inside the fenders.
Are you saying using H&R Sport Springs will bottom out your car occasionally? I believe these springs are like the slightest drop offered in the market at present. I wonder if anyone out there experienced similar situation?

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Are you saying using H&R Sport Springs will bottom out your car occasionally? I believe these springs are like the slightest drop offered in the market at present. I wonder if anyone out there experienced similar situation?

Just dont drive like a wanker and you wont have this problem.
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What suspension are you getting exactly?
Same as OP. H&R super sports.
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