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    I have a vectra c 2006 cdti sri in silver and would like to put some 18" VXR style alloys, with a 30mm drop, but would like to see what it would look like before hand, has some one done this that could post a sample?

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    ive done this but got a 45mm drop on the front and 30mm on the rear , also ive got the vxr 18 in reps in sliver ,
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    Quote Originally Posted by happypostie View Post
    ive done this but got a 45mm drop on the front and 30mm on the rear , also ive got the vxr 18 in reps in sliver ,
    What are the 18" like to drive with? do you have any more photos of the car?

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    Vehicle : GSI

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    My GSI with 18" vxr reps on it.







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    Quote Originally Posted by Del101 View Post
    What are the 18" like to drive with? do you have any more photos of the car?
    i went for the 18,s as i wanted the look but still a bit off comfort. this is the car at a photoshoot ( ian highlander took the pics ) all ready for billing , 2012
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    Happypostie has yours been refurbished look a lot shinier than mine.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mark-R View Post
    Happypostie has yours been refurbished look a lot shinier than mine.
    Yes Mark , had them two years now , so thought it was time to just bring them back up to bling . ( also ive got the tpms system fitted as well now )

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    Cool they look nice going to get mine done sometime this year but god knows what colour.

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    30mm drop ebiach springs1.jpg

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    Why do you lower the front more than the rear?

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