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Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by jjarvis, Feb 9, 2006.

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    Should be ordering my wheels next week but want to do a final check on what people have got on their B5's

    Please could you post a pic or 2, what size they are and how much of a drop you have.

    They're to go on my Black 1.8t Sport

    Cheers guys /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/beerchug.gif
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    Should be ordering my wheels next week but want to do a final check on what people have got on their B5's

    Please could you post a pic or 2, what size they are and how much of a drop you have.

    They're to go on my Black 1.8t Sport

    Cheers guys /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/beerchug.gif

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    Eibach prokit springs, rated at 40mm drop, probably closer to 25mm
    18 inch rims with 225/40's
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    19" RS6 Reps
    235/35/19 - Usually
    215/35/19 - As seen in pic, shows alloys off better for shows.
    About 60mm drop at rear front is about 50 ish
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    18" RS6 replicas on 225/40/18 tyres, been dropped about 50mm

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    Do you all have bone crunching ride quality or does it deal it with quite well?
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    If you want to keep most of the comfort go for lowering springs and a profile above 45...
    The coilovers i have are FK highsports and they are excellent...i would suggest them to anyone who is looking for handling...with a match of low pro's. But it is a very stiff ride, and you feel every bump....
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    Mine isnt much different,more direct and precise.
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    Heres mine.

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    And the 2.8 (not a great shot I know).

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    Got to love that!!!

    Really admire the work on it /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif
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    Here are mine...


    8" x 18" ET35 RS4 Reps. on standard Quattro Sport Suspension.

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    (That one's a bit scratched /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif)




    What do you guys think of these two?


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    Both available from Germany in the £400 (for a set of 4) range...

    Cheers

    T
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    Loving the top ones mate, they have a huge lip on them!!
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    Yeah those are my favourites out of the two and I was thinking the same thing... it's all about the deep dish! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif
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    If i had my comp mate, i'd roughly photoshop them on. But to me, that design would look awesome on your car!
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    Hadn't thought of that /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif

    I'm not much good with Photoshop myself... although given a few hours I'd soon have it mastered /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/wink.gif

    Just wondered about opinions that's all... and wanted to show everyone the wheels, because I like them.

    I don't think I'll be getting new wheels any time soon... maybe after I finish the rest of the car but not before. I've been collecting parts long enough! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif
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    8x18s 225/40/18
    Fk Silverlines (dot know how far i wound them down but its enough)

    I want some spacers for when the wheels come out of hibernation
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    Some lovely looking cars there.

    Have just ordered 18" RS4 reps with Federal rubber

    £495 Delivered, hopefully be here tomorrow!!!
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    Some lovely looking cars there.

    Have just ordered 18" RS4 reps with Federal rubber

    £495 Delivered, hopefully be here tomorrow!!!

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    Thats really cheap i paid £360 for tyres for mine, where was that from ?
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    Wheelbase Direct, they advertise on ebay
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    thats where i got mine from /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif
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    18" x 8J RS6 reps ET35 with 225/40/18 rubber. Car is lowered 40mm all round with sports springs.
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    Got them and fitted them /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif

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    Look good matey /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/beerchug.gif
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    Smartens the car up no end, well done
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    Lookin' good bud /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/ok.gif
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    Heres my new rims for the summer..
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    Nice house! Is that yours, too?
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    what's the model of those rial wheels, also loving the top ones !
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  31. imported_VaulterTim
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    No idea actually Olly... I saw them on e-bay a while back and saved the images but I've deleted the items from my watch list now /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/frown.gif

    Sorry dude.

    EDIT: Just done a quick search through e-bay. Here are the wheels in the guys e-bay shop, maybe you could ask..? Also, don't be put off by the fact that they are listed for a Honda with an offset of ET40, I definately saw them with ET35 previously and they were listed as for an Audi. Even asked him and the postage was ridiculously cheap, about £40 I think /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif
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    They are Rial Nogaro rims.

    I was gonna buy them but decided i liked the RS6's more because mine will eventually be anthracite.
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