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      04-15-2013, 06:40 AM   #1
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New 20" 310M wheels

Hi guys.

I have upgraded my Deep Blue Sea M sport 30D with new wheels. Totally happy with the new looks and the new ride quality. Coming from 19" 369M the ride difference is huge. Barely noticeable increase in stiffness but great improvement in sportyness and much more precise steering and feel of the road. Corners are fun again

For the record I have the Variable Dampers. In Normal it feels just a bit harder than with the 19's and in Sport it is SO much better.

Original BMW 310M 20" with the Pireli P Zero Run Flats.

Alloys:
Front alloy wheels: 20x8.5" ET38
Wheel part number: BMW 36116787582
Rear alloy wheels: 20x10" ET51
Wheel part number: BMW 36116787583

Tires:
Front: 245/40R20 99Y XL
Rear: 275/35R20 102Y XL



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      04-15-2013, 07:06 AM   #2
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looks really good, congrats. loving the DSB too
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      04-15-2013, 03:53 PM   #3
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...Coming from 19" 369M ...
Briefly recall seeing a set of 369 M wheels posted on www.finn.no, is that you? Hehe.

Could you give some advice as how to best get these 20" 310 M wheels in Norway?
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Briefly recall seeing a set of 369 M wheels posted on www.finn.no, is that you? Hehe.

Could you give some advice as how to best get these 20" 310 M wheels in Norway?
Yep that's mine. Brigth eyes

Sold them to a guy in Kristiansand.

I got them from Germany. I have an agreement with a German dealer. In Norway they are NOK 50K at a dealer, NOK 40K at GS Bildeler. I got them for NOK 30K from Germany including sending and toll.

I can get a set for you as well. Just check finn.no
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      04-15-2013, 05:20 PM   #5
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Thanks, Richard. Not sure if I'm in a position already to change out the 369M for 310M (pending delivery of an used X3 from Bilia this week). They incredibly now offer 5 years "Norwegian" guarantee for their imported cars.

It was hard enough to negotiate with the dealer to secure original 19" 309 for the winter set, as I'm sure you have also noticed, many has the 309 replicas. I find the original BMW 309 far more aggressive looking...

Sorry if I'm going off topic.
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      04-15-2013, 07:27 PM   #6
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Darn, why did I look at this thread? Those wheels look great. I bet they'd be great on Vermillion Red too.
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Beautiful combination. Love the wheels with the DSB. Would love to upgrade the wheels on my Space Gray 11 35i M-Sport like you did.
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      04-17-2013, 08:11 AM   #8
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In case you haven't noticed already...

I have also purchased a stainless steel load edge protection. You can see it in the last 2 pictures in this thread.

Check this URL for more info (description in English further Down the page)
http://www.ebay.de/itm/BMW-X3-F25-ab-BJ-2010-Edelstahl-Profil-Ladekantenschutz-mit-Abkantung-/400330090359?ssPageName=ADME:XERPE:1123

Very happy with it.
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Awesome wheel upgrade
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