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Old 07-21-2004, 02:51 PM   #1
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Help With Rimss Pls

I WANTED TO BUY A NEW SET OF WHEELS FOR MY M3
THE ONLY PROBLEM IS THAT I DONT WANNA BE SPENDING MONEY ON RIMS THAT BEND BC I LIVE IN NEW YORK AND THE ROADS ARE CRAP AS YOU ALL KNOW
I DRIVE IN THE CITY SOMETIMES AND I SEE SOME NICE POTHOLES ON LONG ISLAND AS WELL
I WAS THINKING ABOUT GOING WITH THE HRE 547.........BUT ITS SO EXPENSIVE.......ANY OTHER RECCOMENDATIONS OR PERSONAL EXPERIENCES WITH DRIVING IN NY REGARDING RIMS
EITHER BAD OR GOOD
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Old 07-21-2004, 03:05 PM   #2
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id kinda like to get opinions on this to. forged rims are strong, but how well would they really hold up on a daily driver around ny or in michigan where roads are complete shyte.
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Old 07-21-2004, 03:13 PM   #3
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damn well its not going to work out.. either you take the chances and go with a forged 19" rim... or you compensate and go with 18" rim... it has to one or the other
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Maybe stupid question, but what are forged rims? Are they like the 2 piece ones?
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Old 07-21-2004, 03:40 PM   #5
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Maybe stupid question, but what are forged rims? Are they like the 2 piece ones?
http://www.tirerack.com/wheels/tech/construc.htm
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Old 07-21-2004, 05:22 PM   #6
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I live with sh1t roads and have had no problems with my DTM Kreuz 10s.
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