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Old 12-10-2012, 01:21 AM
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Mein Auto: 12 BMW 535I MS Alpine Wht
Originally Posted by BigDeep1 View Post
For those that did the install themself, did your wheel sit on the spacer as tight as the OEM hub? The rim would easily slip off the spacer hub if I didn't hold it on. Maybe the rust on the OEM hub gave it that extra friction
Nice write up and photos.

As far as the rim slipping off, no. But some days I have that problem on OEM wheel hubs and other days no problem. So, I wouldn't put it all on the spacer. Looking at the photos, the lips look to be the same thickness. I also like the cut out on yours and if black extended lugs comes with yours that is a plus. ECS states they will have black ones soon.

2012 BMW 535I 37,000 Miles
ED Pick Up on 12/03/2011; US Pick Up on 01/27/1012
Alpine White, M Sport, Blk Nappa, Cold Weather, Luxury Seating, Premium, Premium Sound, Tech, Sports Trans, Active Cruise, Heads-Up

Mods - Quad Exhaust Tips, HID Fog Lights, Clear Ft Reflectors, M5 Spoiler, Soft Close Doors, Calipers Painted Black, 12.5 mm Rear Wheel Spacers, Tint - 15% Rear, 35% Front & 50% Windshield - BlackVue Dash Cam, Blendmount for Valentine One

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