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997 Turbo wheels on an S3?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Deckedm, Mar 23, 2010.

  1. Deckedm
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    [Mar 23, 2010]
    Hello, ive just bought a set of Porsche 997 Turbo wheels for my 8PS3diesel.

    Does anyone have a pic of these wheels on a 8P or sportback?

    Tia..

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    Put them on yours and take a PIC then we will :).... WTF is a S3diesel too?
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    8PS3 Diesel? What the hell is that? :rockwoot:
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    dont have a pic of them on an A3 but got a pic from Ultimate Dubs of them on a Bora

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    Those are the ugly ones, theyre not flat.. .but have a strange concave in them... i hate those versions.

    8P diesel in full S3 trim ;) sheep in wolfs clothing ;)

    Adapters are on its way... gonna fit them on saturday .. then its picwhoring time..
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    [Mar 23, 2010]
    Thats just WRONG!
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    Here they are on a A3:

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    They'd look a whole lot better on a Porsche!
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    :laugh:
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    Nice mate, where did you get them and how much they set you back? Looking for some new wheels for my a3
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    It's a pet hate of mine N8, can't stand other manufacturer wheels on differet cars, always thought it looked cack, biggest one for me is Bentley wheels, so amazingly chavtastic!

    VW wheels are ok though of course, you manage to pull it off somehow;)
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    It's a pet hate of mine N8, can't stand other manufacturer wheels on differet cars, always thought it looked cack, biggest one for me is Bentley wheels, so amazingly chavtastic!

    VW wheels are ok though of course, you manage to pull it off somehow;)
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    Ive bought 4 oem front ones.. 8.5J ET 56.. gonna use 15mm adapters so theyre going to be 41offset..

    Wait till the weekend, ill make you some nice pics ;)
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    Fair enough Nick, I love the bentley wheels, got 3 sets for sale atm :icon_thumright:

    Looking forward to pics...
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    Bentley wheels link ?
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    I've got a set of each of these for sale Mart, no lightweight here, pure looks :wub::

    These in Red:

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    These in silver OEM finish

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    These in satin grey

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    (old fart post coming and flame suit on)

    I hear you loud and clear Mr Noir, spot on.
    Thought I was the only one.

    There are loads of cool aftermarket rims designed to fit properly, dont unerstand the need to make other manufacturers OEM wheels fit:noway:.

    If the rim looks right and has the respective VAG centre cap then just maybe.

    The ones that shout "I am a blatantly wheel from another marque" is cack IMO.

    Not one of the best styling influences to come from the Euro scene. Along with the `rat look`. Loada *****.

    Cheers
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    Couldn't agree more Paul, old men indeed! hehe.


    "Following last weeks re-creation of Tracey Island and the Advent Candle we showed you at Christmas, this week we are going to modify an Audi S3" "Now the first thing to do is change the wheels, normally we'd say use some quality aftermarket examples from BBS, but you can of course use anything you can find under the kitchen sink, we know that Bentley, Porsche and Lamborghini will all fit...but remember you must have the permission of a responsible adult before you attempt to do this"
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    Hmmmmm.
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    Looking forward to seeing the pictures when on mate.!

    Each to there own, But I think if done right, it can look very good.


    Just my honest opinion :) :icon_thumright:
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    I know your thought on the subject :wub:
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    Indeed! Although I'll probably have changed my mind by the time I get my new rims ;)
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    Friday dude!
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    V6Pete Now running on Bentley's y'all

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    :jump: PM me!
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    Pictures when on mate!
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    :laugh:
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    V6Pete Now running on Bentley's y'all

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    Hell yeah, just gotta buy some rubber.... hoping to have them on for when the sun comes out!

    No laughing dude.... so you down this way Friday?
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    Yep, funeral is monday, so I'll drop them off friday dude. Down in Bris for the weekend.
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    Cheers, sounds like a plan, I'm definitely around all Friday.
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    :rockwoot:
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    :rockwoot: :rockwoot: :rockwoot:
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    :friends::friends::friends:
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    Are they 5 x 112 or are they genuine Porsche wheels?

    -Cuz the P-car wheels I have are all 5 x 130mm...

    I'll take 'em for my Porsche if they don't fit! ;)

    Keef
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    Uhmm of course there 5x130.. adapters coming in this week , so theyre gonna fit... ;)
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    Sorry Deckedm but :puke2:
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    Oh my god it gets worse, not only do they look cack but they need adaptors to fit properly...
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    It s good that we all have different opinions otherwise we would all drive our cars looking
    the same.
    I think the porsche wheels could look good, But i didn't realise bentleys were chav

    Bloody hell,i am going to have to go out and buy me some burberry :lmfao:
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    :laugh: In my personal opinion, I don't think the Bentley wheels are chav at all, they are still VAG, and from the classiest part from VAG, they look classy, and on the right car/colour/stance, they work.....so you get the thumbs up from me Jules :arco:
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