Type: Posts; User: idwurks
It's worth taking them apart for, I think.
I have a spare set of frames if anyone wants to hire me to shave them :D
The Butyl tape is KEYYYYYY to this project.
The wheel was actually not that expensive compared to other options. It's a fully custom wheel made to order in Poland by AA cars. They are $440 shipped. ,Honestly, I paid about that for my OEM suede...
New wheel was finished yesterday - so here's a pic!
Looking fantastic on those rotor wheels.
@Tcardio - are you on a sport spring right now or coils? Sit's just right!
Thanks! I actually just ordered a different wheel and sold the suede one to a friend. I wasn't a huge fan of the driveability of suede. While I like it, it just wasn't as practical. This will be the...
Some updates from a month or two ago. Bought the suede wheel but prefer the feel of leather while driving, so picking up a custom 370mm leather wheel.
Totes is bro.
These are hotness! I need to get some of these too.
This market is dead
You guys are welcome to email me if you want some help :)
ian @ euro image tuning dot com
So, the clear coat is a bit of a "thing."
This is what I used on mine and was really happy with the results:...
You quit VW? Congrats!
What do you do now?
So, this is a great writeup ^^^^ and basically exactly what I did.
Some important tips...
Use a foam sanding block.
This will apply even pressure on your sanding strokes. If you sand by hand,...
I've done mine. I opted to buy some additional Butyl tape from Retrofitsource.com just to ensure they sealed perfectly.