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Old 10-11-2013, 04:19 PM   #41
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Even if it is 4Matic, it's still not meant for driver's.
I heard that Griffin was Gheybe's driver....
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Old 10-11-2013, 04:46 PM   #42
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I wish the thieves would get caught in the act and shot in the face. Or shot in the face later.


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Old 10-11-2013, 05:03 PM   #43
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Those Mcgard flower petal locks are huge pieces of crap. There are thousands of master keys floating around. THey even do this at dealerships now too.



There is only one wheel lock on the market that works, and that is the original gorilla lock.
http://www.gorilla-auto.com/the-system

These locks make your wheels basically theft proof. They are made from a mixture alloy which makes it nearly impossible for a spotweld to stick. They cannot be gripped by any tools and they cannot have a socket banged on to them. On both my Jeep and my s2000, I run 5 locks PER WHEEL. While it MAY be possible to remove them in a full blown shop and a few hours of time, it is impossible to do out on the street. I even challenged anyone who wants to come to my house, using my garage, to remove them inside of 2 hours with any tool that I have, and it's $1000 in your pocket...but if you fail, you buy me a new set of wheels. It is the only lock that works and the only lock you should waste money on. The sh!tty mcgard locks will do nothing but keep YOU from removing your own wheels (they will break at the worst possible time) and stop nobody but you. Ask me how I know.
I wish I was closer to you. I would come by and show you how well these work: http://www.amazon.com/Irwin-Industri.../dp/B0000CCXVZ I really would love me a set of 35" Dura Tracs
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Old 10-11-2013, 05:09 PM   #44
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Not meant for driver's...what?
I meant it isn't a car built for driving enthusiasts.
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I heard that Griffin was Gheybe's driver....
Griffin takes orders from no one.
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Old 10-11-2013, 05:12 PM   #46
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He clearly should have purchased a Boxster. Nobody steals wheels from a Boxster.
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Old 10-11-2013, 05:14 PM   #47
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Not meant for driver's...what?
i totally got that. and from what i've read, the AMG CLA is a hell of a driver's car. an absolute fvcking monster. most powerful production 4 cylinder in the world afaik. real world=over 200hp/l
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wheel locks take about ten seconds to get past, if that.
smack a tight socket over it and spin lol

I mean I bet you can search craigslist or ebay for them. It'll be the one and only set of used CLA rims lol.
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Old 10-11-2013, 05:17 PM   #49
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i totally got that. and from what i've read, the AMG CLA is a hell of a driver's car. an absolute fvcking monster. most powerful production 4 cylinder in the world afaik. real world=over 200hp/l
I'm glad you got it.

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I'm glad you got it.

Also: you used the F-word.
He's passionate about it.
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lol wat
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I wish I was closer to you. I would come by and show you how well these work: http://www.amazon.com/Irwin-Industri.../dp/B0000CCXVZ I really would love me a set of 35" Dura Tracs
Friend of mine lost his gorilla key and lost the sticker with the serial number on it, so he couldn't get a replacement. We used 8 of those tools to remove 20 gorilla locks, and it took nearly an hour for each one. Furthermore, on many vehicles/wheels, these tools are too thick to get into the lug cavity. Also, since the gorillas are tapered (unlike the ones you posted) the tool has VERY VERY little meat to grab, and if your lugs are torqued like mine, you aint gettin em off. My friend is lazy and sloppy, so his lugs were sort of loose, which helped up remove them.

Like I said, is it possible to remove them? Sure. But you are not going to get it done on the street, without making noise, within a reasonable time frame.
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Can we just all agree that wheel locks are generally just there to keep the honest people honest?
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Can we just all agree that wheel locks are generally just there to keep the honest people honest?
No, shitty wheel locks do. Mcgard lol. I'd never trust that shit on my wheels
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No, shitty wheel locks do. Mcgard lol. I'd never trust that shit on my wheels
Is there some sort of "criminal code" that says no stealing from each other? If so I don't think you need locks.
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or move to a nice area.
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Can we just all agree that wheel locks are generally just there to keep the honest people honest?
Sure, but the mcgard locks are equivalent to leaving the front door locked but the window right next to it wide open. If a thief sees 5 gorilla locks on a wheel, they will move on. No one is going to try and mess with 5 locks per wheel.
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No, shitty wheel locks do. Mcgard lol. I'd never trust that shit on my wheels
Wouldnt trust them on my lawnmower wheels.
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lol wat
About 195hp/L. higher on some dynos but the point remains as i said: most powerful production 4 cylinder in the world.

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