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Old 05-02-2014, 07:02 PM
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Hey All!

Getting an F01 and I needed some expert advice.

I'm thinking of getting 21" wheels and with that, I didn't know if I should go for H&R sport springs or Accuair. What do you guys think? If I go for H&R, how much inches should I drop it by? I've been surfing the forums and the common consensus seems to be 2".
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Old 05-02-2014, 07:30 PM
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21" wheels on Boston roads? Are you planning on running winter wheels/tires?
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Old 05-02-2014, 07:33 PM
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21" wheels on Boston roads? Are you planning on running winter wheels/tires?
I was thinking that OEM BMW 312's would be stronger and wouldn't break but that's probably dumb of me huh? I had cast iron 20's on my e60 that cracked before and I guess I didn't learn my lesson.

You think I shouldn't run 21's with low pros?
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I have a winter vehicle here and our winters and roads are not as bad as yours. I would be scared to drive 21" here for sure. Also, keep in mind the price of 21" tires are crazy. Do the H&R drop and stick to 20", that's just my opinion.
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Thank you for the advice =)

Would you mind telling me how much you dropped it?
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Would have to check their website, but it's probably an inch or little more.

Here is the thread I stated about it. I an currently running 12mm spacers on the front and back.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/sho...4548&highlight=
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