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What are these wheels?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Pubemammal, Jul 25, 2013.

  1. Pubemammal
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    Prawn My other car is a MINI!!!!

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    No idea!

    they look a little like a VW Santa-Monica rep, but not quite the same
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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    Have they got any markings on the inside??
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    I known what you mean... They are 18" though. I think I kind of like them as they're different. But if they're halfords classics then I think I'll stay well clear!
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    kwistof South East Events Moderator Regional Rep

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    If they're dirt cheap and a direct fitment to your car, then you could always keep them as a spare set. e.g. for when winter comes
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    jojo S3 Drift King! Staff Member Moderator

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    Tekno Instincts
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    No, they are a quality wheel, and expensive back in the day. Shame the chrome centre caps are missing from them. I had a set in 19" on my Passat over 10years ago!

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    Prawn My other car is a MINI!!!!

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    Top retro wheel knowledge there Jo!
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    16Klappe RacecaR forward is RacecaR backwards. Supporter

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    Bloody hell Joe, you really are a conauser on all things **** aren't you :p
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    I'm a wheel whore, my Passat has had maybe 8 different sets now over 12 years, S3 due to lack of use has had 4 different wheels.

    No so much these days though, sign of getting old, and more interested in engine tuning and chassis setup now. :racer:
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    I really like them, I think they'd look good!!
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