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Old 12-31-2012, 12:33 AM   #1
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Trying to buying a Nardi steering wheel for '88 pathfinder..



So I found a couple on eBay that I like. They seem legit (fake ones usually go for around $120 and are made in Taiwan or Japan) but I'm still skeptical.

My questions are..

1) Anyone know of a better place to shop for this besides eBay? I really want to avoid getting a fake one and ebay simply does not seem like the place for that. I don't know of any good legit 'sponsor' sites and google hasn't been helping me out.

2) Any recommendations for a different/cooler steering wheel for 300 bucks, before I pull the trigger? Must have blue or yellow/orange or both.

3) Any ideas to make the center section of the wheel a little less raw and harsh looking? I've seen people sticker bomb them but that's about it. Also thought about doing wood grain or something. I dunno.



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Old 12-31-2012, 12:55 AM   #2
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Do not do it, I almost got ripped off a week ago when I tried to buy a 350mm momo race steering wheel... After a few hours of research the truth was unveiled, they look exactly the same but they are replicas and the alloy used is not resistant and bends you can go to alibaba.com and see them for yourself as well as what they pay for them and the level of detail put into these, they look identical.

I would go with a momo monte carlo with blue stitching, I have yet to see a counterfeit one and they can be had for less than $300 but please do not buy from ebay to much risk on items like these.

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Old 12-31-2012, 01:07 AM   #3
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Yep, I saw that video a long time ago and it stuck in my brain all the way up to now when I'm finally looking for one. Must avoid fake at all costs. LOL

Where did you get yours? That's what I'm really after, a link to a legit and trustworthy supplier
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Old 12-31-2012, 01:18 AM   #4
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Ok, if no one else is going to...

Why are you putting a nardi wheel on an '88 pathfinder?
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honestly I would put in a 2jz instead just my opinion
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Old 12-31-2012, 01:32 AM   #6
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honestly I would put in a 2jz instead just my opinion
but I bet he doesn't even lift
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Old 12-31-2012, 04:04 AM   #7
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OP doesn't lift and is installing a Nardi wheel in a pathfinder because race car.
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safe to say, OP is a phaggot
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Old 12-31-2012, 05:47 AM   #9
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Sure, whatever, thanks. I don't know what this 'lifting' is that you're talking about. I don't do anything of that sort.

Old steering wheel on the car is as thick as a spaghetti noodle and is stained with dirty cigarette hands. Worst part of the interior of the car and has the most to be improved upon. That is all.

Anyone know where I can get one of these?
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Old 12-31-2012, 06:04 AM   #10
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OP confirms that he doesn't lift
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Coencidently your name is nardi lol

I would just straight up contact Driftworks
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http://www.upr.com/Momo-Mod-78-Steer...eel-p775.html#

Just an example. Call them if you want something not listed on their website.

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check out vertex steering wheelshttp://www.vertex-usa.com/catalog/pr...&cat=42&page=1 this one might match what you're looking for
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Old 01-04-2013, 01:01 AM   #14
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I had a '91 pathfinder and that year wheel was skinny too. I went cheap and got a wheel wrap from an auto parts store every few of years.
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