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Old 01-23-2006, 09:07 AM   #1
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Default Winter Blues - Time to Buy New Wheels

After hitting a curb this wintery morning, I need to buy new wheels.
Does anyone have any reccomendations on online stores?

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Old 01-23-2006, 09:12 AM   #2
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I would favor a junkyard, but I'm financially limited.

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Old 01-23-2006, 09:59 AM   #3
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I personally prefer http://www.discounttiredirect.com. I have bought three sets of tires from them (two for my Jetta and one for my Vue) and love their service and prices. Or you could try http://www.tirerack.com. Another site that alot of people on this board use is http://www.1010tires.com. I am sure you can find something on one of these that will fit your budget and taste.

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Old 01-23-2006, 10:16 AM   #4
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I personally prefer http://www.discounttiredirect.com. I have bought three sets of tires from them (two for my Jetta and one for my Vue) and love their service and prices. Or you could try http://www.tirerack.com. Another site that alot of people on this board use is http://www.1010tires.com. I am sure you can find something on one of these that will fit your budget and taste.

Have fun shopping.

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Old 01-23-2006, 10:23 AM   #5
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http://www.tires-n-parts.com/
This is where I got mine from.
Good service, price, and delivery.

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Old 01-23-2006, 10:31 AM   #6
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If you are looking for stock steel or aluminum rims I would go to the wrecker. I thought Tire Racks website was good because you can test 'fit' their aftermarket wheels to you car and see what they look like.

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Old 01-23-2006, 11:21 AM   #7
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Yes, I know he is looking for wheels. All three of these sites specialize in wheels as well as tires. I was only stating my personal experience of buying tires from DTD. I would love to get some aftermarket rims but instead my money goes to my daughter's dance competition expenses and soon to my son who will be starting t-ball and flag football later this year!

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After hitting a curb this wintery morning, I need to buy new wheels.
Does anyone have any reccomendations on online stores?
i got a set of white 17" kosei k-1 racing rims with kumho ecsta supra 712 tires. comes with a pair of h&r 5mm wheel spacers and an unused set of chrome lugs. $400...


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Old 01-23-2006, 04:43 PM   #9
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Yes, I know he is looking for wheels. All three of these sites specialize in wheels as well as tires. I was only stating my personal experience of buying tires from DTD. I would love to get some aftermarket rims but instead my money goes to my daughter's dance competition expenses and soon to my son who will be starting t-ball and flag football later this year!
Sorry for the confusion :/

I think aftermarket rims are a waste of money, especially on a saturn. The stockers look just fine.

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Old 01-23-2006, 08:16 PM   #10
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www.saturnautosalvage.com

The Best Saturn Only Junkyard around!

By the way, I have a complete set of 1995 SC2 Wheels for sale if you're interested! Asking $200.00 for all four! All have Center Caps! They do need new Tires! I'm in Chicago, Illinois!

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Old 01-23-2006, 08:24 PM   #11
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WheelMax.com
Very good price on nice looking 15" alloys.... guaranteed to fit your car. can come with tires too.

Get some of these guys:


$360, free shipping.

(yes, i know that bolt pattern is wrong, but you can get it in the 4x100s too)

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