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RS4 replica wheels

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by FrankG, Jul 14, 2004.

  1. FrankG

    FrankG Member

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    Hello,
    Just wondering has anyone on the forumn ever bought RS4 replicas and tyres from Rochford tyres I am after getting a very good quote for 4 wheels and tyres?
    Thank's
     
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  3. AndyMac

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    Yes, can thoroughly recommend them. The centre caps are a bit naff, but then they all are. You need to budget for some Audi ones which fit the Rochford reps with a bit of easy modification. The Audi caps are £16 each!!!!
     
  4. t30gue

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    Had the same wheels from Rochford and am also very pleased with them! Try not to get them with Avon tyres as DickyS3 tells me the grip is now **** on his. Mine came through with Nankangs and although I thought I'd been done, I am actually very pleased with them considering they are a budget tyre. Wheels cost me £780 and have an excellant finish.Chrome caps look a bit cheap though, must get genuine ones from dealer.
     
  5. dickys3

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    Yeah Rochford Tyres are excellent. As Chris said don't get the Avon tyres as they are sh*t!

    I seem to have had different centre caps on mine as mine are exactly the same finish/colour as the wheel. I was expecting to recieve chrome ones but didn't! I think it was luck more than anything though!

    If you want to see close up pics of these, have a look for my thread titled - My car has new shoes too!

    Cheers
    Rich.
     
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  7. FrankG

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    Thanks Lads, I am going to place an order for the wheels with Michelin F1 Eagles.
     
  8. AndyMac

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    Michelin F1's? Should be interesting....
     
  9. FrankG

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    Why, have you heard anything good or bad on the F1's in 18's, I currently have them on my A4 on 16's and I think they are an all round good tyre.
     
  10. RichA3Turbo

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    Frank G said:
    Why, have you heard anything good or bad on the F1's in 18's, I currently have them on my A4 on 16's and I think they are an all round good tyre.

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    I think you are thinking of Goodyear Eagle F1's mate.

    Rich
     
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  12. FrankG

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    Dhoo!
     
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    I've just got my 18" RS6 alloys with Goodyear F1 GSD3's. Chat to Dave at www.rochfordtyres.co.uk, just say chuck got his and he can do them for £885including vat and delivery which is a good deal.
     
  14. I got 18" S line reps over here with F1's for 700Stg and thats for five of them.
     
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    Wil9598, where did you get those wheels for that price, seems a really good price to me (especially with F1's)?
     
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    Heres a close up of an original RSTT rim.
     
  18. AndyMac

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    No it isn't true, nor is it true that replica wheels have 10 stud holes. There may be some reps that are like this but mine have 5 stud holes and OEM centre caps as discussed above.
     
  19. scoTTy

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    I also had 5 hole RSTT reps with OEM centres which went straight on.

    Not all replicas are the same.
     

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