1996 e36 316i alloys 16" 17" or 18"? which ones would you fit?

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  1. 1996 e36 316i alloys 16" 17" or 18"? which ones would you fit? 
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    i am looking to purchase some alloys and wondered which ones to go for? ive heard bigger alloys cause problems, is this true???? which alloys would you fit ?
     
     

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    20"s
     
     

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    17's all the way.
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by StK View Post
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    lol im too scared of heights for that, what do you have on yours?
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by jamietee View Post
    lol im too scared of heights for that, what do you have on yours?
    I have 2 sets....17" M3 contours and 20" tsw kyalami's

    http://www.kentcustoms.co.uk/acatalo...With_Tyres.php
     
     

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    like the m3 contours but the tsw kayalami`s are a bit outta my price range lol do you have to fit anything else when fitting the 20" e.g spacers etc?
     
     

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    these ones fit straight on..no problems Its all about having the correct offset
     
     

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    whats the handling like with the 20s?
     
     

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    I was told by someone before that the e36 handles best on 15`s or 17`s


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    17s or 18s anything bigger is stupid on a e36. unless they are show wheels.


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