The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

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Re: The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

Postby theholycow » Mon Dec 21, 2009 8:55 am

Another vote for the stockers instead of the blingers.
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Re: The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

Postby vedran » Mon Dec 21, 2009 12:14 pm

+1. the current setup looks perfect
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Re: The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

Postby padauk_dust » Mon Dec 21, 2009 4:41 pm

Do want your car.
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Re: The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

Postby jmpeace501 » Mon Dec 21, 2009 7:20 pm

i agree w/ the others... your current ones look better. looks great as-is!

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Postby noob5,000,000 » Mon Dec 21, 2009 7:37 pm

Not a fan of those. Get these :P :
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Re: The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

Postby theholycow » Mon Dec 21, 2009 7:52 pm

I'm terrible at this, but here's a rough mockup of what it would look like with noob's suggested wheels:
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Edit: I sized them a little small, but you get the idea. Looks good, not good enough to spend money on, though.
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Re: The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

Postby ElectroGhandi » Mon Dec 21, 2009 7:55 pm

I like the original ones better. I don't like the standard five spoke wheels. They are very boring.
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Re: The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

Postby jmpeace501 » Tue Dec 22, 2009 12:41 am

ElectroGhandi wrote:I like the original ones better. I don't like the standard five spoke wheels. They are very boring.


agreed! i still like the as-is better. they're sweet! what don't you like about your current ones?

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Re: The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

Postby watkins » Tue Dec 22, 2009 1:28 am

The current wheels are quite classy.
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Postby AHTOXA » Tue Dec 22, 2009 9:14 pm

It's hard to find wheels that look good on cars, in my opinion. Over 90% of after market wheels look like shit out there.
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Re: The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

Postby 94Corolla5Speed » Tue Dec 22, 2009 9:15 pm

AHTOXA wrote:It's hard to find wheels that look good on cars, in my opinion. Over 90% of after market wheels look like shit out there.

Then you go OEM+. Looks terrific while still staying (kinda) stock.

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Postby AHTOXA » Tue Dec 22, 2009 9:17 pm

Yeah, that is if you have a decent OEM+ option. Not every one does. Then again most common cars out there that have the wheels do have a rather large OEM+ selection that could work.

For example, I'm not sure which vehicles would fit the goat. I wonder if Vette wheels would have worked.
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Re: The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

Postby watkins » Wed Dec 23, 2009 12:10 am

I can fit Audi wheels
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Re: The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

Postby theholycow » Wed Dec 23, 2009 7:52 am

What's your bolt pattern? I've seen lots of Saab wheels on Craigslist but every time I look them up, they're not VW/Audi patterned. VW MKV and similar-era Audi models: 5x112.
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Re: The replacement is in ... my new chariot! UPDATE: Dec. 20

Postby watkins » Wed Dec 23, 2009 2:12 pm

Saab is 5x110. Wobble bolts are required
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