Time to upgrade my alloys!!!!!

Discussion in 'Wheels, Tyres, Brakes & Suspension' started by Koolvin, Jun 23, 2002.

  1. Koolvin

    Koolvin Administrator Staff Member

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    The 2 wheels im interested in are (18's):

    Carlson 1/5's

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    BBS Le Man's

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    Koolvin Administrator Staff Member

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    what about these?

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    K.,

    Out of the two that you have shown I'd go for the Carlson's

    If you like BBS, then how about these BBS RK II:

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    I dunno if they're made for 'C' Classes.

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    only 18's?? <img src="http://www.mbclub.co.uk/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/wink.gif" border="0" valign="absmiddle" alt=';)'>

    Nah, good choice indeed! those carlsson's are superb, seen them on the new c-class in real life, they looked amazing, sharp but sporty.

    Also, very high quality build, outlast a lot of manufacturers wheels... <img src="http://www.mbclub.co.uk/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/smile.gif" border="0" valign="absmiddle" alt=':)'>
     
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    I voted BBS LM, but how about these -

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    IMHO Carlssons' spokes look too 'heavy' for the car; I think AMG monoblocks or alternatively thinner spokes suit it better.
     
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    is very much a personal preference thing, go for the ones YOU like the best, not me or anyone else, or you will not be happy.

    But, have a look at the lorinser d-90's <img src="http://www.mbclub.co.uk/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/wink.gif" border="0" valign="absmiddle" alt=';)'> &nbsp;<img src="http://www.mbclub.co.uk/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/smile.gif" border="0" valign="absmiddle" alt=':)'>
     
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    BTW, they are the wheels in my signature...we had a car a few months back with these on in 19&quot; form, with a polished finish, looked awesome!! <img src="http://www.mbclub.co.uk/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/smile.gif" border="0" valign="absmiddle" alt=':)'>
     
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    The BBS are real nice, I was torn between a wheel of this style, and the multispokes I got.
     
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    Koolvin,

    You any closer to making a decision? My guess is that all the combinations you saw on your trip made it even harder to decide  <img src="http://www.mbclub.co.uk/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/wink.gif" border="0" valign="absmiddle" alt=';)'>
     
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    I think im going to keeep the 17's I have for now :/
     
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    Can you resist?

    C43 rims

    I think you probably can.
     
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    Well - no bids on those C43 rims, can you believe it <img src="http://www.mbclub.co.uk/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/wink.gif" border="0" valign="absmiddle" alt=';)'>  Would love to see the car they came off <img src="http://www.mbclub.co.uk/iB_html/non-cgi/emoticons/biggrin.gif" border="0" valign="absmiddle" alt=':D'> Could only happen in America eh?
     
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