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Old 01-10-2014, 09:18 PM   #1
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I bent my rim on a pothole.
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Old 01-11-2014, 08:13 AM   #2
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I bent my rim on a pothole.
Keep an eye on Ebay, those things come up pretty frequently. In the meantime, if those are your stock wheels and it bothers you then you should have a nice spare in the trunk to stand in for it while you wait for a good priced eBay option.
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Take a look at Hartmann wheels/Achtuning. They make good replicas at decent prices
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Old 01-11-2014, 02:07 PM   #4
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Actually my stock are the 19". The 18" are my winter set and i bought them from craigslist. I found them on ebay for $225 shipped for one that is oem remanufactured. Is that good? I assume they were curb rashed or damaged previously and repaired. The other 3 wheels are not in the best shape so cosmetically i am not too concerned.

The add says for A4 and S4 also. Should I be worried about offsets? Or were they all the same offsets for the RS6 wheel?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/AUDI-A4-A6-S4-S6-18-2003-2004-2005-2006-2007-2008-FACTORY-OEM-RIM-WHEEL-58787-/121115075308?pt=Motors_Car_Truck_Wheels&hash=item1c330562ec&vxp=mtr
Opinions please....

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Bent rim from pot hole.

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I can get a near New one here with a near new tire for $100. But that's here in Seattle. It's 18" and I'd be morethan happy to buy it and sship it, if you'd like

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I can get a near New one here with a near new tire for $100. But that's here in Seattle. It's 18" and I'd be morethan happy to buy it and ship it, if you'd like
Hey raj, that is mighty nice of you. I will try to look at the local yards this week. If it all fails i will see how much the shipping is. I just need the rim since the blizzak tire is not damaged. I am in NYC area. Thank you very much. I really appreciate it.
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BTW, here's the listing for the wheel
http://seattle.craigslist.org/see/pts/4281779190.html

FWIW, through my work I get a discount on shipping services and recently got a quote for shipping a wheel (no tire) to the East Coast for $30.

FWIW, I had a set of 18" A5 wheels I was trying to sell, but was fortunate enough find a local buyer.
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Should I be worried about offsets? Or were they all the same offsets for the RS6 wheel?
yes the offset is different and should NOT be mixed
for those wheels offset for c6 is 48 and for a4 is 43

i too recommend ebay and i would also add craigslist to the mix

shipping is not cheap
i sold and shipped a wheel tire to a member and from NJ to WA was over $50 USPS
ebay will get u alot of remanufactured wheels
but if u not in a hurry u will land on a nice one

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agree with Mig, don't mix and match offsets. I have a setup which is +45 and then have a more aggressive setup in the works +35mm. But those setups are on 2 completely separate set of wheels. Keep looking at ebay and one the BEST resources is your local wrecking/auto recycle yard. Awhile back a friend of mine saw a SET of these wheels for $40/each!!!
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