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A3 1.8T (RS6 or RS4 Alloys) anyone got any PICS

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by foolish3uk, Jun 19, 2005.

  1. foolish3uk

    foolish3uk Member

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    hi im torn two ways, i want rid of the standard T-SPORT wheels and want either RS4 or RS6 alloys, i will be getting them from Rochford tyres very soon, has anybody get any pics to help me decied which one to go for, thanks in advance!
     
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  3. jojo

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    Maybe the price of the wheels might sway your decision, whilst shopping around for the same wheels last week, the RS4's are generally about £100 cheaper than the RS6 wheels (inc tyres) paid £575 for 18" RS4's with Avon ZZ3 tyres for my passat fitted at my local alloy shop. - so shop around for the best deals, or buy from ebay if you don't mind waiting for them and fitting yourself /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/beerchug.gif
     
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    Here's my old TQ with RS4-style alloys I bought from Rochford:

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    These are the 17" variety by the way as I decided the 18"s looked too big for the A3 arches.
     
  5. foolish3uk

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    they look good are you happy with them, i can get the 17 inch rs4 for £450 as i know a guy that works there and the RS6 for about £550, so you are right it is about £100 difference!
     
  6. is the TQ lowered at all in that pic?
     
  7. RacingTeatray

    RacingTeatray Freezing in Moscow

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    I was quite happy with them but I no longer have the car! I would note that one started to corrode on the inside of a spoke quite early on. They cost me £350 fitted as I already had 4 good tyres from my previous alloys.

    The car wasn't lowered but I think they have slightly lower suspension than standard 1.8Ts in any event.
     

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