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  • Momo FXL ONE in Black

    2 8.33%
  • Refurbish RS6 in Anthracite

    9 37.50%
  • Refurbish RS6 in Silver

    5 20.83%
  • Refurbish Original S-Line in Anthracite

    3 12.50%
  • Look for another wheel style.

    5 20.83%
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Thread: Wheel Choice

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    Wheel Choice

    Right the RS4 Replicas that James (MarriedBlonde) bought from SouthCoast Wheels are showing a problem with soft paint - basically I am starting to get lots of stonechips appearing.

    So I have a number of options :

    1. Replace them with Mom FXL One in black

    2. Refurbish them in Anthracite.

    3. Refurbish them in Silver.

    4. Refurbish the original S-Line Alloys (RS6) in Anthracite.

    5. Look for a different set of Alloys.

    So looking for some opinions to help my choice.

    Paul
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    I say option 2!
    Married and blonde yes, but still a guy with a poor taste in usernames!

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    Quote Originally Posted by marriedblonde
    I say option 2!
    Yeah but you put these dodgy wheel on in the first place
    2011 (MY12) Skoda Octavia II FL VRS Manual Hatch 2.0Tsi in Race Blue.
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    Quote Originally Posted by marriedblonde
    I say option 2!

    I'd go for the refurb if cost effective.

    On a separate note - any news on the DSG pedals for the wifes Jetta J or are they no longer sourceable sorry to hijack the thread - Spin
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    What happened the the RS6s that came with your car MB?

    I'd say stick with stock by the way.

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    sportec mono 10's :P lol

    I'd just get them refurbed!

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    Right got my wheel types wrong. Ooops

    I currently have the new style RS4 reps on the car with the stone chip issue.

    I also have the original S-Line RS6 style OEM alloys, only one has a minor curb mark.

    So the poll (not that anyone has used it) is wrong.

    So the concensus seems to be to get the new style RS4 rep refurbished in Anthracite ?

    Cheers,

    Paul
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    Quote Originally Posted by Eeef
    What happened the the RS6s that came with your car MB?

    I'd say stick with stock by the way.
    I have them boxed up without tyres, came as part of the deal.

    Paul
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    92 Golf Gti Mark 2 16V.

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    I'd just like to add that the kerbing on one of them was done by the wife when the car was 5 days old!

    She came to pick me and a mate up in the early hours, managed to drive the car about 10 metres before being pulled over by the cops and then dinged a a rim.

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    A3 2.0Tdi S-Line DSG. Gone but not forgotten

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    I'd fit 18" 20-spokes...

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    How about some nice 15" or 16"s...

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    What size??

    Hi what size are the boxed RS6's?? Do you want to sell them for a bit of extra cash??

    Thanks

 

 

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