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    What are my rims worth?

    I've got a set of OE S-Line 5 spokes (RS6 stylee).

    They're all straight, but do have some minor scuffs and kerbing so could do with a refurb.

    Any idea what these should sell for?

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    I sold a set of 19" reps last year for 275 they were spotless no kerbs no tyres


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    Quote Originally Posted by b19ctr View Post
    I sold a set of 19" reps last year for 275 they were spotless no kerbs no tyres
    Yeah but these are made of metal, not plasticine
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    Couple hundred Pete, 300ish..

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    Quote Originally Posted by N8 View Post
    Couple hundred Pete, 300ish..
    Cool, 300 seems fair, it's what I had in mind.

    Getting these and giving them a paint would be a better option for somebody than a set of replicas, for not much more cash too.
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    I've been considering selling my S-Line 18" set of alloys and was looking to replace with some BBS reps (didnt fancy paying 3k for genuine BBS). Is the difference between the quality of reps vs genuine alloys as big as the price gap suggests? or is it just pot luck with reps? If reps are going to be poor quality/weak I think ill stick with the s-lines...
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    Quote Originally Posted by V6Pete View Post
    I've got a set of OE S-Line 5 spokes (RS6 stylee).

    They're all straight, but do have some minor scuffs and kerbing so could do with a refurb.

    Any idea what these should sell for?

    Cheers,

    Pete
    I think they're only worth about 100 nowadays mate, in which case.....................I'll take them off your hands!!!!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hellz View Post
    I've been considering selling my S-Line 18" set of alloys and was looking to replace with some BBS reps (didnt fancy paying 3k for genuine BBS). Is the difference between the quality of reps vs genuine alloys as big as the price gap suggests? or is it just pot luck with reps? If reps are going to be poor quality/weak I think ill stick with the s-lines...
    Replicas do vary in quality; some are better than others. But OE wheels are generally much stronger, and are less prone to buckling or breaking. I'd always stick with OE where the is a choice.
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    reps are cheap for a reason, they skimp on quality.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mikey View Post
    they skimp on quality.
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    Thanks - I guess I'm sticking with the S-Lines then!

    I'm thinking of getting them powder coated - Anthracite/Gunmetal or maybe darker... Anyone aware of any pics where someone has had this done?

    I'm looking to go black optic grille on an Avus silver car and leaving the S-Lines in the standard colour just doesnt look right!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hellz View Post
    Thanks - I guess I'm sticking with the S-Lines then!

    I'm thinking of getting them powder coated - Anthracite/Gunmetal or maybe darker... Anyone aware of any pics where someone has had this done?

    I'm looking to go black optic grille on an Avus silver car and leaving the S-Lines in the standard colour just doesnt look right!
    Black / anthracite looks great aganist Avus silver.

    Getting the wheels professionally painted is even easier if you buy a spare set to paint up, then sell yours when you're done
    A3 3.2 V6 S-Line | Brilliant Black | Full Votex Kit | 18" Cades Bern / 19" Bentley 5 Spokes in flat grey with 215/35 Falkens | Custom Code Remap
    V-Maxx coilovers | Remus exhaust | Pipercross Viper | Goodridge Brake Lines | RNS-E | Bluetooth | FBMFSW
    Previous VAGs: 99 S4 Biturbo | 06 Golf GT TDI | 08 A4 S-Line TDI PD140 | 02 Passat 4.0 W8
    Other toy: Suzuki GSX-R750 K3 Black/Silver

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