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The "Rimz" Thread ** Look here before requesting pics of specific wheels**

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Boydie, Mar 29, 2010.

  1. -Ju-

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    Few pics of mine now I've settled on my choice of rims
    When I bought it
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    Now with the BBS CKII Air's with H&R springs
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  3. amar06fbr

    amar06fbr Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    seen your car yday, :wub:
     
  4. -Ju-

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    Whereabouts m8, was it somewhere between Wibsey and Forster Square by any chance?
     
  5. amar06fbr

    amar06fbr Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    yeap seen you on Little Horton you was coming towords us, your car stood out :yes:
     
  6. -Ju-

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    Take it you weren't in yours or is it back on the road now?
     
  7. amar06fbr

    amar06fbr Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    nope, wasnt in mine, dont kno if you seen my thread but a bus driver hit it :( but hopefully should be getting it into bodyshop next week, i was in my mates toucan A3
     
  8. -Ju-

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    Can't believe I didn't see you in that lol, hope the car gets better soon!
     
  9. amar06fbr

    amar06fbr Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    Lol, what drop have you got on your car?
     
  10. -Ju-

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    Think it worked out around 30mm
     
  11. amar06fbr

    amar06fbr Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    hmmmm, Am going for Eibach 50/40 on 19s, just hope it not going to be to low.
     
  12. PhilM81

    PhilM81 Quattro, bring on the SNOW!

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  13. HIGGINS

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    Build the car for yourself not others.

    Do what you think is best, your always going to get haters haha
     
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  14. PhilM81

    PhilM81 Quattro, bring on the SNOW!

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    I agree, just interest in opinions.

    I like all three, but swayed towards option 3.
     
  15. Ash187

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    i agree with the above comment... but i also :wub: option 3

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  16. HIGGINS

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    Well if i was looking to buy in order i would get 321.

    I have wheels similar to number 3, heres a picture to give you an idea:

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  17. Paullie

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    Definitely think 3 would be my favourite of the above options. Really feeling your wheels too, Shiggins ..NOM NOM NOM!! :wub: xx
     
  18. moag

    moag she's no d-turbo

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    3 would be my choice.

    If your after RS4s, i have a set of 19" for sale in the classifieds
     
  19. PhilM81

    PhilM81 Quattro, bring on the SNOW!

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    Nice motor. 3 is the leader.
     
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    I :wub: your car!!! the S3 rear looks spot on too!! am i right in saying you dont have the S3 Sideskirts on the car? i am thinking of getting the S3 rear on mine too but am always getting told that i would need to have the sideskirts on otherwise it would look funny. :think:
     
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    Thanks guys :wub:

    Everyone's different i suppose and its down to personal preference. I don't have S3 skirts on mine but i think it looks great without them. It would look better with s3 skirts but i am in no rush to buy some haha
     
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    A few of mine on MTM 19x8.5J ET50 (tyres 225/35/19) :wub: xx

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    Last pic is my fav, different gear
     
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    Paullie that's just EPIC!!!
    You really should paint the calipers yellow!
     
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    Your yellow s3 is toooo nice! I'm in love & the mtm's look the s**t on it!!
     
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    Paullie,

    I'm lost for words - your car looks awesome! What's suspension setup? Springs of Coilovers?
     
  28. Paullie

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    Aww thanks very much, Fella! At the mo it's just sitting on H&R 25mm springs, but soon to be swapping them out for Eibach Pro Kit springs, Koni FSD dampers and Whiteline Anti Lift Kit, so won't look much different, but without the bit of reverse rake it's got. Thanks again for your lovely words! :wub: xx
     
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    My new 19 Porsche rims with Michelin pilot super sport tyres. I have read mixed reactions about these wheels but I like them + they are very light and well made.
    Before, now winter wheels.
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    Always wanted to know what those Porsche wheels would look like on an 8P. Are they reps, or did you manage to get 4 fronts?
     
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    finally got a pic
     
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    Genuine. Took a lot of finding at the right price, got a couple from eBay and other two from Porsche breakers.
     
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    I found them - 9Jx19H2 ET52

    4F0 601 025 H
     
  35. PhilM81

    PhilM81 Quattro, bring on the SNOW!

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    Going for option C, but which offset? ET45 or ET33?? :-s
     
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    ET45, 33 wouldnt fit an 8P
     
  37. spencer361

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    Roundwood garage, are you selling your old black edition alloys?
     
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    Cades Bern 8x18"
     
  39. Roundwood-garage

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    No sorry keeping them for winters.
     
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    Revised by 4G0 601 025 H - £608.24 each ;)
     
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    :faint:

    I guess I'll keep checking ebay then... still need to see if I even need to find new wheels!
     
  42. Farhan

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    18" Speedlines, Stock Tyre Size, Stock stock stock everything!

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