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Old 04-03-03, 12:59 PM   #16
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Thanks alot for this post. Now I can't sleep
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Old 04-03-03, 01:26 PM   #17
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All I can say is dumbass for the two different styles.

Good choice of ride.

And less than perfect offests for custom wheels. The rears look like they could come out 0.5-1"!!!

Less than perfect.
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Old 04-03-03, 02:51 PM   #18
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I would guess they put on the two different wheels to show how they look on a SL500. If you look at the 4th pic or so the car doesnt have a license plate but has a plate for the shop. Maybe they just threw it on for *****s and Giggles....
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Old 04-03-03, 03:11 PM   #19
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its probably a demo car for shows etc. I saw a few cars at the Atlanta Auto Show with a diff. set of wheels on each side.Either way that car is sicker than sick. Brandon, you'll pay for posting these pics
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Old 04-03-03, 03:43 PM   #20
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I know the owner of that car - it is not a show car, he did just to be different, and he couldn't pick which style he liked better
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Old 04-03-03, 03:44 PM   #21
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I know the owner of that car - it is not a show car, he did just to be different, and he couldn't pick which style he liked better
Ummm...being different isn't always a GOOD thing....lol.

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Old 04-03-03, 03:56 PM   #22
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I know the owner of that car - it is not a show car, he did just to be different, and he couldn't pick which style he liked better
MONEY CAN'T MAKE YOU ANY SMARTER I GUESS..IDIOT!
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Old 04-03-03, 04:01 PM   #23
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I know the owner of that car - it is not a show car, he did just to be different, and he couldn't pick which style he liked better
did he at least buy two FULL sets of four, or just two of each design?
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Old 04-03-03, 08:16 PM   #24
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haha oh no.... he decided to get different wheels for each side?! why not 4 totally different wheels
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Old 04-03-03, 08:35 PM   #25
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That car is sick!!!!! That will be my next car though......oh, that is if I hit the California Lottery.......or find myself a sugar mama.....
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That car is sick!!!!! That will be my next car though......oh, that is if I hit the California Lottery.......or find myself a sugar mama.....
Did you just pick up your girlfriend today??? Ain't she loaded???
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Old 04-04-03, 07:04 AM   #27
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That's a car worthy of a HUGE big brake kit. SL55..
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Old 04-04-03, 11:12 AM   #28
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Looks Really good but it could have gotten a bit more rear lip but it looks
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Old 04-04-03, 11:56 AM   #29
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Thumbs up guy prob bought the place

wonder if all his cars are like that
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Old 04-04-03, 12:37 PM   #30
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And less than perfect offests for custom wheels. The rears look like they could come out 0.5-1"!!!
HRE makes two different wheel offsets for these cars- one for guys who don't want to roll the fenders (like most of the WHINERS on this board), and one for those who want a more aggressive, european look (fender rolling required).

He chose the conservative set-up.

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