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    Vac-motorsports Hub Extenders installed

    Was having a slight issue with my rims slightly rubbing the coilover so I put on a 3MM spacer and got a slight vibration so I put on a 5MM spacer with the vac motorsports hub extender.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by robc1976 Click here to enlarge
    I put on a 5MM spacer with the vac motorsports hub extender.
    Vibration is gone?

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Vibration is gone?
    completely gone, I was a bit shocked lol! Wasn't a crazy bad vibration.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by robc1976 Click here to enlarge
    completely gone, I was a bit shocked lol! Wasn't a crazy bad vibration.
    Well glad to hear it.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Well glad to hear it.
    well with the$60.00 for added safety to.
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    What's the purpose of this? I use 12mm spacers without issues.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Autobahn335i Click here to enlarge
    What's the purpose of this? I use 12mm spacers without issues.
    All spacers above 10MM have there own hub, 2-8MM do not and when used basically leave you with 1/2 or less of your hub exposed...hub extenders give you your hub back that you lost with the spacer. Basically makes a 2-8MM spacer hubcentric.
    JB4 G5, 455 LPFP, HFS-4 meth kit, BMS OCC, VM 6466 ST, RB valve, BMS DCI, 3" AR Dps, Custom OC W/ SS lines, ER FMIC, ER CP W/HKS BOV, M3 control arms, M3 guide rods, M3 upper links, M3 front & rear sway-bars, HPA rear toe arms, Wavetrac LSD, HPF Gen 2 exhaust DEFIV kit, KW clubsport, Delrin solid subframe bushings, stoptech rotors, Rogue Tranny Mounts, 1M bumper, M3 CF hood, MORR VS8.2 rims 245/295

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by robc1976 Click here to enlarge
    All spacers above 10MM have there own hub, 2-8MM do not and when used basically leave you with 1/2 or less of your hub exposed...hub extenders give you your hub back that you lost with the spacer. Basically makes a 2-8MM spacer hubcentric.
    +1 repped. Thanks for the tech tip! I thought we were stuck with 10mm or greater spacers to retain the hubcentric feature.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by MisterEm Click here to enlarge
    +1 repped. Thanks for the tech tip! I thought we were stuck with 10mm or greater spacers to retain the hubcentric feature.
    thank you! I should note these hub extenders only work with 5-8MM spacers.
    JB4 G5, 455 LPFP, HFS-4 meth kit, BMS OCC, VM 6466 ST, RB valve, BMS DCI, 3" AR Dps, Custom OC W/ SS lines, ER FMIC, ER CP W/HKS BOV, M3 control arms, M3 guide rods, M3 upper links, M3 front & rear sway-bars, HPA rear toe arms, Wavetrac LSD, HPF Gen 2 exhaust DEFIV kit, KW clubsport, Delrin solid subframe bushings, stoptech rotors, Rogue Tranny Mounts, 1M bumper, M3 CF hood, MORR VS8.2 rims 245/295

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    You are the man Rob! Nice...

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