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    Thread: 2012 Passat SEL V6 Build

    1. Member cheapa55TDI's Avatar
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      11-16-2011 07:58 PM #226
      Quote Originally Posted by mreuro View Post
      no spacers my friend.... its perfect the way it is..... no need for rubbing
      Next time I just get 255/35/20 tire I think it will look a bit better.
      can you take a pic from the rear and the front to see how flush it is with the fenders? I'm liking the under lights pics.

      I was searching through the thread but couldn't find the specs of the OZ wheels you got. What are the specs?
      Last edited by cheapa55TDI; 11-16-2011 at 08:01 PM.

    2. 11-16-2011 08:45 PM #227
      Quote Originally Posted by cheapa55TDI View Post
      can you take a pic from the rear and the front to see how flush it is with the fenders? I'm liking the under lights pics.

      I was searching through the thread but couldn't find the specs of the OZ wheels you got. What are the specs?
      X2 on the pics Andy!! Car looks outstanding, but in some of the pics (may just be the angle) looks like the sit inside the fender a bit.... maybe 10MM (Ok, now I am just dreaming so I can run a 40MM offset on a 20x9). Anyways, I am jealous.... if you dont mind us bothering, a few pics to see how flush it is would be great!!

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      11-16-2011 09:22 PM #228
      I have to agree best choice for colors..


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      11-16-2011 10:10 PM #229
      Just saw your previous audi wheels on my buddies B6 looks
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      11-16-2011 10:16 PM #230
      Quote Originally Posted by veedubcos View Post
      Just saw your previous audi wheels on my buddies B6 looks

      lol... yeah he told me about you....
      You need to stop by so i can get the rain sensing wipers on for you and turn off few other things....

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      11-16-2011 10:19 PM #231
      Quote Originally Posted by jkurtzs4 View Post
      I have to agree best choice for colors..


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      11-16-2011 10:50 PM #232

      IMG_3379 by andyfl32, on Flickr

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      11-16-2011 11:13 PM #233
      Looks good!!
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      Need VAG-COM/VCDS PM me

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      11-16-2011 11:21 PM #234
      Quote Originally Posted by mreuro View Post
      lol... yeah he told me about you....
      You need to stop by so i can get the rain sensing wipers on for you and turn off few other things....
      He's a good guy.. i've known him for a while. That sounds great man.. I've been wanting to get all that done but have no access to VCDS. Im up in that area usually on the weekends. We'll definitely have to meet up one of these day!
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      11-16-2011 11:25 PM #235
      Quote Originally Posted by veedubcos View Post
      He's a good guy.. i've known him for a while. That sounds great man.. I've been wanting to get all that done but have no access to VCDS. Im up in that area usually on the weekends. We'll definitely have to meet up one of these day!

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      11-17-2011 12:12 AM #236
      Quote Originally Posted by TCM GLX View Post
      X2 on the pics Andy!! Car looks outstanding, but in some of the pics (may just be the angle) looks like the sit inside the fender a bit.... maybe 10MM (Ok, now I am just dreaming so I can run a 40MM offset on a 20x9). Anyways, I am jealous.... if you dont mind us bothering, a few pics to see how flush it is would be great!!
      wait, that's what I'm wanting to run. what wheels are you looking at?

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      11-17-2011 12:24 AM #237
      Quote Originally Posted by cheapa55TDI View Post
      can you take a pic from the rear and the front to see how flush it is with the fenders? I'm liking the under lights pics.

      I was searching through the thread but couldn't find the specs of the OZ wheels you got. What are the specs?
      I will tomorrow....
      specs: 20x8 ET:45

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      11-17-2011 12:25 AM #238
      Quote Originally Posted by TCM GLX View Post
      X2 on the pics Andy!! Car looks outstanding, but in some of the pics (may just be the angle) looks like the sit inside the fender a bit.... maybe 10MM (Ok, now I am just dreaming so I can run a 40MM offset on a 20x9). Anyways, I am jealous.... if you dont mind us bothering, a few pics to see how flush it is would be great!!
      will do

    14. 11-17-2011 12:42 AM #239
      Quote Originally Posted by cheapa55TDI View Post
      wait, that's what I'm wanting to run. what wheels are you looking at?
      Im all over the place
      TSW Interlagos is nice, and forged (so lightweight and strong).
      20x8.5 et43


      AMG (oem is et43, and replicas are all et35) 20x8.5"


      If we can stuf the 20x9, I love the Audi replicas:


      Vossen makes some seriously nice wheels, this can be had in a 20x8.5 et44



      Also, was set on Conti DWS in a 255/35/20, but if I stick with a 245/35/20, I can run the same Toyo Andy is running, and I hear phenominal reviews on those.

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      11-17-2011 02:04 AM #240
      Quote Originally Posted by TCM GLX View Post

      Also, was set on Conti DWS in a 255/35/20, but if I stick with a 245/35/20, I can run the same Toyo Andy is running, and I hear phenominal reviews on those.
      All nice wheels. I posted on my wheel fitment thread so I don't clog up and thread jack Andy's awesome thread.

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      11-17-2011 09:31 AM #241
      Vossen makes some seriously nice wheels, this can be had in a 20x8.5 et44


      I was looking at those also.....
      If I was you this is the wheels I would go for out of the three that you posted....

    17. 11-17-2011 10:25 AM #242
      Quote Originally Posted by mreuro View Post
      Vossen makes some seriously nice wheels, this can be had in a 20x8.5 et44


      I was looking at those also.....
      If I was you this is the wheels I would go for out of the three that you posted....
      Yeah, and then I could experiment with staggering the rear..... !!! All in due time, this month will do the drop first, and leave it on the 19s for a bit.

    18. 11-17-2011 10:31 AM #243
      Quote Originally Posted by TCM GLX View Post
      Im all over the place
      TSW Interlagos is nice, and forged (so lightweight and strong).
      20x8.5 et43

      Also, was set on Conti DWS in a 255/35/20, but if I stick with a 245/35/20, I can run the same Toyo Andy is running, and I hear phenominal reviews on those.
      I am also really diggin this wheel because its forged.... I think only 23 lbs in 20" and fitment would be pretty close to perfect!

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      11-17-2011 02:05 PM #244
      Quote Originally Posted by TCM GLX View Post
      Yeah, and then I could experiment with staggering the rear..... !!! All in due time, this month will do the drop first, and leave it on the 19s for a bit.

    20. 11-17-2011 10:26 PM #245
      Crazy how that window tint really sets off the dark wheels. Or the other way around. Just an awesome looking setup in my opinion. When I first saw pictures of the B7 it struck me as slab-sided., but it really has grown on me. Can't wait to drive one.

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      11-17-2011 10:57 PM #246
      Quote Originally Posted by Hoosierdub View Post
      Crazy how that window tint really sets off the dark wheels. Or the other way around. Just an awesome looking setup in my opinion. When I first saw pictures of the B7 it struck me as slab-sided., but it really has grown on me. Can't wait to drive one.

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      11-20-2011 02:57 PM #247
      imho, you're killing the competition for coolest B7. keep the pics coming, people are dragging their feet getting us mod pics, you're it for now.

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      11-20-2011 06:47 PM #248
      Quote Originally Posted by ourlee View Post
      imho, you're killing the competition for coolest B7. keep the pics coming, people are dragging their feet getting us mod pics, you're it for now.
      lol... thanks.... should have more pics soon....
      weather really blows to take any pictures...

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      11-21-2011 12:14 AM #249
      I must say, up until this day I have not been a fan of the B7. However, that is quickly changing mainly because of your car. I never new how good this car can look with the proper modifications. Great looking car mate.

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      11-21-2011 09:44 AM #250
      Quote Originally Posted by jettamkIVvr6 View Post
      I must say, up until this day I have not been a fan of the B7. However, that is quickly changing mainly because of your car. I never new how good this car can look with the proper modifications. Great looking car mate.
      Thank you

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