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  1. jayhall
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    [Mar 23, 2010]
    hi guys first post
    got a 06 2.0 tdi a3 last week my first audi and i love it, but wana choose some wheels and really dont kno between 18's and 19's id prefer 19's but dont want loadsa hassle,
    any comments would help
    cheers jay
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    19"s all the way, what do you call a hassle? My girlfriend is the biggest hassle in my life, not my helios :wub:
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    19"s , what sort of hassle do you expect ?:unsure:
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    lol .
    just rubbin and the need for archwork, have u lowered? whats the offsets etc?
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    [Mar 23, 2010]
    I'm -65mm on KW V2 coils, 19" x 8.5 ET45 Helios with a 215/35/19 tyre, no rubbing with 5 up.
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    [Mar 23, 2010]
    really! heard 8.5 are to wide?
    65mm sounds good man any pics?
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    As it looks now on my Helios:

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    On 19" x 9 BBS Splits:

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    C'mon N8 you know you want to....
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    thts 1 tasty motor!!!!!!!!!! no arch moddin at all?
    so whats ideal width mate?
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    I see you N8, and I raise you.....

    My S3 on 19's and H&R springs

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    My A3 TDI on 19's and FK Coilovers

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    nice mate. wat springs were they?
    take it coils loads better?
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    [Mar 23, 2010]
    I cant wait to get mine on and drop it 25mm it looks so so so goooooooooooooooooooooood
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    No arch mods at all! Well depends if u wanna run stretch or not dude? 8J or 8.5J is ideal, then u get a bit of handling...
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    wa rims u got pal?
    is 25mm good drop? u usin springs?
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    boydie what width u running looks roomy in those arches,
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    they are 8.5x19" BBS CH ET50 with 235/35/19 Tyres
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    19" ch mate and h&r springs . should be on the car this time next week .
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    Show offs !!Boydie I love it mate absolutely stunning :)
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    I know Boydie's picks are making me want mine! Picking up 3 of my CHs next week, can't wait now....:hubbahubba:
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