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    Thread: A wheel problem

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      03-27-2012 10:03 PM #1
      So ive owned my wagon for less than
      2 years now. Im on my sixth set of wheels and still not done there a few others id like to try. For instance omanyt,karthoums & vw motorsport wheels. First set 16" with snows,

      Second set 18 flat fives

      Third set 18 bbs vz

      Fourth set mb forged six slots

      Fifth set 18 samarkands

      Sixth set 18 team dynamic pro race 1.2 forge one piece wheels @ 19.8lbs
      Last edited by bkpapi12; 04-23-2012 at 12:29 AM.

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      03-27-2012 10:44 PM #2
      I like the samarkands the most, very classy on the black waggy
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      03-27-2012 10:53 PM #3
      Quote Originally Posted by Bill6211789 View Post
      I like the samarkands the most, very classy on the black waggy
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      03-27-2012 11:45 PM #4
      Quote Originally Posted by Bill6211789 View Post
      I like the samarkands the most, very classy on the black waggy
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      03-28-2012 12:23 AM #5
      x4

      IMO best wheel for the wagon.

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      x5

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      03-28-2012 06:19 AM #7
      X6 but I also like the 6 slots.

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      03-28-2012 10:30 AM #8
      OK, so apparently I am strange cause I love the last set, dynamic pro's
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      03-28-2012 10:49 AM #9
      Looks, the Samarkands... Weight, love the dynamic pros. I will probably buy some OEM reps whenever I get around to new wheel, but if money was no option I would drop the O.Z. Alleggerita HLT's in 18" Anthracite Painted at 17.8lbs each in a hot minute.

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      03-28-2012 10:52 AM #10
      I like the flat fives that's because I want them.. But I like the last set also

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      03-28-2012 11:09 AM #11
      thanks every one for your comments. i've never owned a car this long. this wheel thing seems to be working for me. the dynamic motorsport wheel is my first set of after market wheels in 5 years. and just to be safe i bought 5. will not go past 18" nyc roads unless i snag some helios i've seen some insane wheel set up's on dubs. from pink wheels,range rover,x5 and even maxima wheels. @ first i thought it was strange, but its just a dub thing. so i'll keep on dubbin and maybe some color soon

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      03-28-2012 11:18 AM #12
      Quote Originally Posted by 1Slow B6 View Post
      I like the flat fives that's because I want them.. But I like the last set also
      always open to offers i'm trying to downsize a bit maybe just 3 sets i had 6 sets of wheels a month ago hence wheel problem. down to 4 sets now

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      03-28-2012 11:36 AM #13
      Quote Originally Posted by bkpapi12 View Post
      always open to offers i'm trying to downsize a bit maybe just 3 sets i had 6 sets of wheels a month ago hence wheel problem. down to 4 sets now
      You still own that many sets? I assumed the pics were of wheels you previously owned.

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      03-28-2012 11:43 AM #14
      IIRC I previously told you to polish those flat fives and you'll be money. It's hard to beat a five spoke wheel on our cars. Although they are probably the heaviest of all of them.
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      03-28-2012 03:47 PM #15
      Got quoted $400 to polish flat fives. And yes they weigh 29lbs a pop and samarkands 28lbs i think.
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      03-31-2012 10:37 PM #16
      Quote Originally Posted by bkpapi12 View Post
      always open to offers i'm trying to downsize a bit maybe just 3 sets i had 6 sets of wheels a month ago hence wheel problem. down to 4 sets now
      Ahh wish I would of known that before I picked up this set of amgs that I was planning on refinishing lol

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      04-03-2012 05:56 PM #17
      Apr is now importing my wheels at least mine are stamped
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      04-03-2012 06:47 PM #18
      I love vz's they look great keep up the wheel whoring
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      04-12-2012 08:26 AM #19
      is it too early for winter wheels so i picked up another set of 5 team dynamic motorsport wheels in silver. these wheels are so light @
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      04-12-2012 09:13 AM #20
      [QUOTE=bkpapi12;76867339]these wheels are so light @
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      04-12-2012 09:51 AM #21
      [QUOTE=bkpapi12;76867339]

      Look great, eventually when I replace my wheels I'm definitely going light weight. Who says our passats can not be racecars,
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      04-12-2012 09:57 AM #22
      Quote Originally Posted by coderedcomputing View Post
      That is the one thing keeping me from buying a set of OEM Reps for my summer setup, I really REALLY want a set of lightweight wheels for just that reason. Our B6's are such fat pigs already (and with my lard a$$ behind the wheel) any opportunity to shed weight is a good thing!!

      ...too bad they aren't in 8.5" width!! Oh well
      they make an 8.5 but its 2.2lbs heavier @22lbs what's a 1/2" its not like you can say, im 6'1/2"tall lol you cant beat the specs 57.1mm center bore (no hub rings) they accept ball seat (no new bolts plus locks)forged & i couldnt pass on price less than $*00. shipped.

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      04-25-2012 08:39 AM #23
      strictly a lower case poster Mods waaaaaaay too many to list

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      04-27-2012 09:35 PM #24
      have enough wheels?

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      04-27-2012 09:43 PM #25
      Oh whoa... what colors are those in the last few shots...

      I'm liking these more and more each time I see them... and the weight reduction just looks so tempting
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