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Old 04-25-2015, 06:52 PM   #1
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Question Buying CSL rep wheels - Huge price difference amongst retailers

I'm looking to buy 18" CSL replica wheels for my pre-facelift Steel Blue e46 323i, in the United States.

After a fair bit of research, I have found that many people really like the VMR wheels sold by ModBargains. However, I found some very similar wheels sold by Umnitza... for much cheaper.

Can anybody tell me how/why Umnitza is that much cheaper? This isn't even the more expensive variant wheel that ModBargains offers. ModBargains even charges $99 for shipping while I've read that Umnitza charges around $25._a_
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Old 04-27-2015, 10:59 AM   #2
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We charge about $55-75 depending on your location (and residential vs business).
Our wheels have been very stable we've been selling the same ones for over 14 years now without any warranty claims on them (even though you get 1 year).

Feel free to give us a call if you have any questions.
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From what I've read people both really like BOTH. But why such a huge price difference? What am I missing?
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From what I've read people both really like BOTH. But why such a huge price difference? What am I missing?
VMR quality is better, if you have the cash id go apex arc 8. I hate badmouthing companies, but I had umitza csl rep and they were terrible. The finish was poor and one was out of round out of the box and they refused to replace it. Albeit it was a few years ago, but im not sure much has changed.

Ive got enkeis now, while they do cost much more the price is worth it. If I was to do it all over again I wouldve bought ARC 8s and never changed wheels.
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VMR quality is better, if you have the cash id go apex arc 8. I hate badmouthing companies, but I had umitza csl rep and they were terrible. The finish was poor and one was out of round out of the box and they refused to replace it. Albeit it was a few years ago, but im not sure much has changed.

Ive got enkeis now, while they do cost much more the price is worth it. If I was to do it all over again I wouldve bought ARC 8s and never changed wheels.
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From what I've read people both really like BOTH. But why such a huge price difference? What am I missing?
the wheels are all made in the same 2-3 factories, so there is not a lot of room for variation. We have preset sizes. We also can sell VMR wheels as well if you need, but prefer to sell our house brand CSL which has sold over 100+ sets of wheels in the last 5 years.
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We charge about $55-75 depending on your location (and residential vs business).
Our wheels have been very stable we've been selling the same ones for over 14 years now without any warranty claims on them (even though you get 1 year).

Feel free to give us a call if you have any questions.

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this is currently our new best seller:

http://www.umnitza.com/bmw-e92-gts-m...9s-p-6527.html
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sorry, not at this time. but we are running a super special on all Varrstoen wheels.
Give us a call for those of you interested 877 486 6489
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sorry, not at this time. but we are running a super special on all Varrstoen wheels.
Give us a call for those of you interested 877 486 6489

What is the offset on your CSL replicas?
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