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Fitted BBS CK's to my S3

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by DeckedS3, Feb 23, 2010.

  1. DeckedS3

    DeckedS3 Active Member

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    Well I got to install my rims at the weekend!
    The wheels look great and arn't as heavy as I thought they were going to be.
    They are 19x8 with an ET44 running 225x35x19 Yoko's.
    They fill the arches great and i've not geard anything rub yet.... See what you think.
    I'll try and get some nice pics over the weekend.
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  3. A3simon

    A3simon Active Member

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    who do you host the pics with as they are blocked here
     
  4. DeckedS3

    DeckedS3 Active Member

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    Flickr..... Yahoo basically.
     
  5. A3simon

    A3simon Active Member

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    huh for some reason flickr is blocked in dubai very strange
     
  6. N8

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    Looks stunning :hubbahubba:
     
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    Nice, we like. Certainly much better than any OEM wheel that has ever been bolted to an 8P variant S3.
     
  8. 4NT

    4NT Terminal Douche Bag!

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    I think your car looks AMAZING! Excellent choice of wheel, look well against the colour. I'm sick with envy.....:respekt:
     
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    Great pics DeckedS3!! I think if you run on 225/35/19, you shouldn't get any rubbing as some of the forummers here would attest to.
    I was previously on 235/35/19 and they rub on load.

    I really really like the BBS CK's. Can't justify paying loads of money to change rims though.
     
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    Your car looks stunning with the CK's, IMO they are one of the best looking wheels BBS has made and they definitely look like they belong on our cars
     
  11. A3simon

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    please can someone rehost the pics via photobucket so i can see them
     
  12. PNH80

    PNH80 Low life livin' the high life.

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    The car looks fantastic mate. Good choice!
     
  13. phil76

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    Looks amazing mate,definately one of the best design of wheels and one of the best coloured cars IMO:icon_thumright:
     
  14. Japper

    Japper Ibis S3 Fan Club

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    Looks the dogs doodah's.
     
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    Here you go Simon,

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    looks great. nice choice of wheels:yes:
     
  17. A3simon

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    damn that looks good
     
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    they look the biz ,,,,,,,,,, i am seriously thinking about new wheels for the summer.......
     
  19. mrgicm

    mrgicm Phantom black S3/

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    Looks crazy good man... tha bomb...
     
  20. PaulAr

    PaulAr S3 (8P)

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    Nice indeed.
     
  21. I'mRonBurgundy?

    I'mRonBurgundy? Lets make that kitten purr...

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    Very nice. Loving the meteor too.

    Good work fella...
     
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    Looks mint, dint like these wheels before but its totally changed my mind
     
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    They look lovely! Where did you get them from?
     
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    I was going to stick with the OEM alloys but I think you have just changed my mind!
     
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    Thanks all! I got them from Rimstyle. Great service from them and offered a small discount!
     
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    nice i am planning to get these wheels too.. but im still considering these or OZs .. I was wondering if you are on stock suspensions?

    this is my car..

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  28. RicoS3

    RicoS3 Sprint Blue is the new Ibis!

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    Very tidy Decked! My CK's arrive tomorrow, new S3 on Monday 1st. Different colour combo, but Ck's were the way to go, looks the sh!t!!
     
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    Very, very nice. I know CK's are not new on the scene but everytime you see them they just look stunning.
     
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    Seeing Decked's was was sold me on mine too - so I blame you ...hahaha
     
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    is it lowered on springs or coilovers ?
     
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    i want!
     
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    Nice one Decked, that looks awesome, wouldn't mind some myself, but can't be seen to be copying!

    Just an off-topic question, but what wax do you use on your car, the metallic flake looks a lot more prominent than it does on my car?
     
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    19"s? Thought you LOVED yours lad
     
  35. DeckedS3

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    Coilovers (PSS10's)

    I use Dodo Purple Haze and Red mist topup. Actually really easy to apply and buff off manually.... The paint comes up great with a nice gloss.
     
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    How do you find the ride using PSS10's ? Is that with standard springs ? ( new to this game so sorry if i am asking daft questions ), What sort of price would you be looking at to change ?
    I will be fitting the same CK's in Anthracite when i get my car with exact same dimensions as your wheels and tyres, and so am looking at the options to prevent rubbing.

    Love the look of your car by the way, beautiful
     
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    Thanks, They are full adjustable coilovers, so shocks and springs. They are about £1500 IIRC (that may of been fitted), but IMO well worth it. Really easy to adjust too, about 2 mins to adjust the whole car.
     
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    looks great!!!
    i love the colour of your car mate
     
  39. DeckedS3

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    Thanks, Any chance you could post some pics of your Defi boost gauge please?
     
  40. DJM1982

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    stunning mate, i've wanted some for my A4 for ages and just can't afford them
     
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    i'll take a pic tonight, i don't have any.
    will post it up later!
     
  42. willmac

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    Cheers for the info
    Just wonder what is the ride height compared to just fitting H&R springs to standard shocks ? Keen to know as you mention you don't have any rubbing issues.
    Also with the settings you can choose does the ride go from softer than standard thru to real hard for track day type use ?
     

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