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      08-07-2012, 09:31 PM   #155
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Its here, my baby!!! Bad news and good news.
Bad news is it doesnt get the fancy cluster.....




Good news is.... you will forget about it within 3 second and start having a big grin on your face once yo get on the pedal!!!! YEAH i love my car!!!!!
Congrats man! Couple more months for me to go...
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      08-07-2012, 10:43 PM   #156
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What color you have ordered?
What's the interior color?

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Its here, my baby!!! Bad news and good news.
Bad news is it doesnt get the fancy cluster.....




Good news is.... you will forget about it within 3 second and start having a big grin on your face once yo get on the pedal!!!! YEAH i love my car!!!!!
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      08-07-2012, 10:53 PM   #157
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BTW, any people in here change their wheels?
Which wheel you go for and what the size?
Do you feel hard time in searching for wheels? no tire shops can exactly tell me whether 19x9.5 with ET 35 can really fit in rear. Then if you looking for other offset bigger than ET35, it's limited choice available.
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      08-07-2012, 11:13 PM   #158
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My car is in Mineral White, red seats and piano black trim=)


for wheels, I'd like volks G2 or BBS LM/LMR....

yea....should be after I finish this set of runflats....
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      08-07-2012, 11:33 PM   #159
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My car is in Mineral White, red seats and piano black trim=)


for wheels, I'd like volks G2 or BBS LM/LMR....

yea....should be after I finish this set of runflats....
I have a set for BBS LMR selling. It's previous install in my E90, I assume it can be fit in my new car. But come out no....And the tire is new.
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      08-08-2012, 12:04 AM   #160
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I have a set for BBS LMR selling. It's previous install in my E90, I assume it can be fit in my new car. But come out no....And the tire is new.
Really! what a shame Ching, BBS LMR is the best combination with all BMWs.

but it is a bit steep for me, dont want to use the taiwan clone...

with my research in tirerack,
front and Rear

Size: 19x8.5
Offset: 32mm
Backspacing: 6.06"
Bolt Pattern: 5-120
Rec. Tire Size: 225/40-19
Weight: 23.5lbs.
Finish: Bright Sil w/Mach Lip
Construction: 2pc. Fully Forged
Finish Warranty: 2 Years
Manufactured in Japan

should fit ??
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      08-08-2012, 01:34 AM   #161
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Can u post up some pics ? including the dashboard plz

btw F30 Black Sapphire Ching , can u send me the 28car link where it sells the plasti dip ? I couldnt find it
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      08-08-2012, 03:33 AM   #162
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ET32 should be fit if you use this for front and rear with 8.5".

My existing set is
Front et32 19x8.5
Rear et25 19x9.5

That's why, I cannot just keep the front and order another 2 for the rear. Coz you cannot sell only 2 wheels

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Really! what a shame Ching, BBS LMR is the best combination with all BMWs.

but it is a bit steep for me, dont want to use the taiwan clone...

with my research in tirerack,
front and Rear

Size: 19x8.5
Offset: 32mm
Backspacing: 6.06"
Bolt Pattern: 5-120
Rec. Tire Size: 225/40-19
Weight: 23.5lbs.
Finish: Bright Sil w/Mach Lip
Construction: 2pc. Fully Forged
Finish Warranty: 2 Years
Manufactured in Japan

should fit ??
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      08-08-2012, 03:44 AM   #163
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BTW, any people in here change their wheels?
Which wheel you go for and what the size?
Do you feel hard time in searching for wheels? no tire shops can exactly tell me whether 19x9.5 with ET 35 can really fit in rear. Then if you looking for other offset bigger than ET35, it's limited choice available.
There is a member with a red 328i with white Rota (TE37 look alike) wheels. Not sure if he is aware of this Asia page. Anyway, the specs of his wheels are Rota IKR F: 19x8.5 ET30 225/40-19, R: 19x9.5 ET35 255/35-19. He confirmed that the rears do not rub. Here is his post: http://www.f30post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=725674

Also another member running 20x10.5 ET45 285/30-20 at the back without rubbing. Doing some calculation, it is even 5mm more closer to the fenders than the above setup. I assume ET35 with 9.5 and 255 tires should be safe then (very good news!!)
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      08-08-2012, 03:44 AM   #164
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I think you can order 2 8.5 for the rear....
depends on your will to fit them!

the 9.5 can sell as a pair, really not a big deal man!
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      08-08-2012, 04:16 AM   #165
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Rear can use ET35 9.5j, no rub

For front wheels, if i can choose again, I will choose 9j rater than 8.5j, the rims are not concave enough for 8.5j ....

In order to ensure that the rims can fit ur car, I always suggest tire shop install the rims only and see it is fit or not. Data from internet/ other channels is not accurate enough as different people have different style.

To Vincent, Plasti dip link : http://www.car8.com/part_233643.html

Who can open a facebook HK F30 Group for easy chatting and share photo??
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      08-08-2012, 04:28 AM   #166
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I have opened a fb private group, just search "HK BMW F30 Owners Group" , then join ~
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      08-08-2012, 10:39 AM   #167
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Thx a lot pale.
Any of u put H&R springs to lower it down ??
How much was urs?
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      08-08-2012, 09:01 PM   #168
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Thx a lot pale.
Any of u put H&R springs to lower it down ??
How much was urs?

$3200-$3300 forget the amount , with installation, from Zillion performance.
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      08-08-2012, 09:05 PM   #169
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Thx a lot pale.
Any of u put H&R springs to lower it down ??
How much was urs?
Are you sure to install those spring on your car?
It is already quite bouncy for my taste with the original M sport suspension.
I think those springs will make you throw up on those port holes road in hk...
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      08-08-2012, 10:20 PM   #170
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i couldnt find the group in FB . -_-

and that plasti dip guy , how much do they sell u for one ?
Strange that none of the MK car accessories shops sell plasti dip, it will be a big hit.

I just wanna lower it down a bit, paint the brake calipers in red with brembo decal, black rim with white lips, Kellners piggyback ( http://www.kelleners-sport.de/b2b/in...vid=852&cat=28)

Sort of my stage 1 modification
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      08-08-2012, 10:22 PM   #171
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I think the point to change the spring is just to lower the gap between the wheel, I also find the gap is quite big. In previous BMW model, if you choose the sport suspension, the gap is not that big.

I think of this also, but not sure about the warranty isssue.

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Are you sure to install those spring on your car?
It is already quite bouncy for my taste with the original M sport suspension.
I think those springs will make you throw up on those port holes road in hk...
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      08-08-2012, 10:27 PM   #172
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Kelleners piggyback is so expensive, and I want to wait until the AC schnitzer, Coz you can get the factory warranty if you use AC, If not becoz of this reason, a lot of cheaper alternative piggyback.



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i couldnt find the group in FB . -_-

and that plasti dip guy , how much do they sell u for one ?
Strange that none of the MK car accessories shops sell plasti dip, it will be a big hit.

I just wanna lower it down a bit, paint the brake calipers in red with brembo decal, black rim with white lips, Kellners piggyback ( http://www.kelleners-sport.de/b2b/in...vid=852&cat=28)

Sort of my stage 1 modification
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      08-08-2012, 10:43 PM   #173
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http://www.facebook.com/groups/194140980716640/

check this out~
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      08-08-2012, 10:47 PM   #174
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For H&R Spring, outlook is much better as the gap between fender and wheel is narrow.
Front and rear around 1.5 fingers, it does not rub the fender for my aggressive offset and without camber adjustment.

For chipbox, it will not harm your warranty if u disconnect it before inspection. I can unplug and plug again TMC chipbox within 5min. easily
- Manfold air pressure and turbo boost presure socket only~
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      08-09-2012, 01:27 AM   #175
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I have picked up my car today, and there is scratch on bumper.😓
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      08-09-2012, 01:34 AM   #176
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They will repair for u, don't worry, normally they if u one week for check and report to them.

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I have picked up my car today, and there is scratch on bumper.��
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