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E46 (1999 - 2006)
The fourth generation 3 Series (E46 chassis) was introduced in 1999 and set the standard for engineering and performance during it's years of production including being named to Car & Driver's 10 best list every one of those years! ! -- View the E46 Wiki

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Old 01-10-2009, 06:16 PM
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My 2004 330xi.

No pix of the interior yet, since I didn't get a chance to clean it up yet. Plus, I don't want grief about it being automatic...
Have no shame, Smolck, Steve and I are rocking auto's, perhaps not for long though.

Steve, those wheels are HOT.
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Old 01-10-2009, 08:06 PM
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Have no shame, Smolck, Steve and I are rocking auto's, perhaps not for long though.

Steve, those wheels are HOT.
you forgot me...hhe j/k
all of you guys have nice cars..and i loved that interior..it was amzing..
I wish i had ZHP rims...
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Old 01-10-2009, 08:20 PM
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Heres mine.. more after she gets a wash. I have an auto too..
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Old 01-11-2009, 12:43 AM
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Some pictures I took to day.



I have more that I am going to make a separate thread for.

To the rest. Nice Bimmers!
Love those wheels
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Old 01-11-2009, 11:08 AM
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Awesome thread. Let me post pics in about a week. I got something for you guys, hehehehehe *evil laugh*
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Awesome thread. Let me post pics in about a week. I got something for you guys, hehehehehe *evil laugh*
I know what you're up too.
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Old 01-11-2009, 02:39 PM
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this rim itself doesn't look bad to me, but frankly, i don't think it matches bimmers well.... it gives me a feeling of a modded honda civic


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this one is much better....

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this rim itself doesn't look bad to me, but frankly, i don't think it matches bimmers well.... it gives me a feeling of a modded honda civic




this one is much better....

just my opinion
I betcha those fugly things don't weigh anything though.
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Old 01-11-2009, 05:06 PM
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I betcha those fugly things don't weigh anything though.
About 16.5 pounds... they're very strong and are only $150 each. They are not for looks, they're for function.

The ones e46_platform likes are 19" SSR GT3's and they are not so light. My friend with the M3 has a lightweight set for track days now too. The GT3s are for bling, and they do bling well. Too heavy for me tho... I don't have 333hp to push them around.
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About 16.5 pounds... they're very strong and are only $150 each. They are not for looks, they're for function.
Exactly.. e46_platform, I had a set of the same wheels with R-Comps on 'em that I used autocrossing back before I became the autocross coordinator (I no longer have time to change wheels/tires).



Man, I had a lot of body lean before my coilovers .
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About 16.5 pounds... they're very strong and are only $150 each. They are not for looks, they're for function.

The ones e46_platform likes are 19" SSR GT3's and they are not so light. My friend with the M3 has a lightweight set for track days now too. The GT3s are for bling, and they do bling well. Too heavy for me tho... I don't have 333hp to push them around.
I thought everybody bought rims for looks not function.
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Old 01-11-2009, 06:58 PM
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I thought everybody bought rims for looks not function.
Poseurs do!
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Et tu JVR? Call me Poseur then.....
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Exactly.. e46_platform, I had a set of the same wheels with R-Comps on 'em that I used autocrossing back before I became the autocross coordinator (I no longer have time to change wheels/tires).



Man, I had a lot of body lean before my coilovers .
I can almost see daylight under that inside tire. Im doing my first track day this fall, after the manual swap, so expect some pictures of me sloshing around on my old 325 sport suspension.
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I can almost see daylight under that inside tire. Im doing my first track day this fall, after the manual swap, so expect some pictures of me sloshing around on my old 325 sport suspension.
I'm going like for the first one when it comes. Now lets get more pics!!!
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About 16.5 pounds... they're very strong and are only $150 each. They are not for looks, they're for function.

The ones e46_platform likes are 19" SSR GT3's and they are not so light. My friend with the M3 has a lightweight set for track days now too. The GT3s are for bling, and they do bling well. Too heavy for me tho... I don't have 333hp to push them around.
no wonder that was what you had
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Exactly.. e46_platform, I had a set of the same wheels with R-Comps on 'em that I used autocrossing back before I became the autocross coordinator (I no longer have time to change wheels/tires).



Man, I had a lot of body lean before my coilovers .
so u had been putting better looking ones every time after a track day for street driving?
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so u had been putting better looking ones every time after a track day for street driving?
The autocross tires I used were basically not for street use.. so yes, I'd put em in the back seat, drive down to the autocross site, change all my wheels... race, change em all back to drive home. Lets just say I can change wheels really fast now . Come to an autocross and you'll see about 25%-50% of the people there do this . R-compound tires are truly amazing.
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2003 330i ZHP





All of these look really good, but I like that red a lot
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Old 01-12-2009, 08:23 AM
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Et tu JVR? Call me Poseur then.....
Sorry, my statement was too general. You are definitely not a poseur... And you know what I mean. There is a site around chock full of them.
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Sorry, my statement was too general. You are definitely not a poseur... And you know what I mean. There is a site around chock full of them.
I know, my comment was tongue in cheek.....
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Old 01-12-2009, 03:14 PM
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^ oops. forgot to pay the electric bill??
Try directly linking them from a flickr account. Works well for me.

(Kris is going to come behind me and tell you to use SmugMug, but that costs money)
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