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Old 08-25-2010, 07:54 PM   #1
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Hey all

Im trying to find some good places to buy rims online but cannot find any good web sites.

Can anyone point me in the right place!!

Thank you
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Old 08-25-2010, 07:55 PM   #2
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I use 1010tires
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Old 08-25-2010, 08:01 PM   #3
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Ill check it!!
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Old 08-25-2010, 09:43 PM   #4
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1010tires - reasonable
tiretrends - un-reasonable but you can find the odd thing

Not much else I know of online unless you are looking for something very specific.
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Old 08-25-2010, 10:33 PM   #5
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the prices are a little high looks like but maybe thats just me thinking they are on 1010 lol
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Old 08-25-2010, 10:41 PM   #6
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I would still love to buy some used rims but have not found any really here and dont wanna get them from the states.
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Old 08-25-2010, 10:52 PM   #7
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the prices are a little high looks like but maybe thats just me thinking they are on 1010 lol
1010 was $150 a wheel cheaper for my 5Zigens than a local shop here in vic, including shipping.
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Old 08-25-2010, 10:56 PM   #8
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Old 08-25-2010, 11:04 PM   #9
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why do u want to buy rims locally online but not at a tuner shop in the first place?
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Old 08-25-2010, 11:07 PM   #10
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why do u want to buy rims locally online but not at a tuner shop in the first place?
Well if it's anything like my case, I saved $600 by shopping online, even taking shipping into account.
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Old 08-25-2010, 11:10 PM   #11
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Well if it's anything like my case, I saved $600 by shopping online, even taking shipping into account.
i duno if that would be true or not but if u say so
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Old 08-26-2010, 11:15 AM   #12
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Back East but shipping on a set of wheels was going to be <$100;

http://www.5mileimports.com/
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Old 08-26-2010, 02:56 PM   #13
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Back East but shipping on a set of wheels was going to be <$100;

http://www.5mileimports.com/
Are they all used wheels?
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Old 08-26-2010, 05:26 PM   #14
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Are they all used wheels?
yup, right off the boat from JDM.. actually he buys them and takes pics in Japan and send them home.. his name is Kevin and he's has always been helpful and answered my questions right away;

http://forum.subaruclub.ca/viewtopic...5815&start=495
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