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post #21 of 28 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 12:43 PM
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They ordered me one, but I do believe it was overpriced at $225 but I had to have it to get back on the road.
How bad was bent. I straightened mine with a big hammer and my air hammer, tough stuff.
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I just pick up set of factory 17" steel wheels from my dealership with tires and 2 set of wheel covers for $190.00
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How bad was bent. I straightened mine with a big hammer and my air hammer, tough stuff.
It was bent from the outside corner inward toward the center there was no getting it back true.
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I see, mine was outward.
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Even if you could have bent the wheel straight, it would still have been out of round, meaning it would never be a smooth ride.



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Even if you could have bent the wheel straight, it would still have been out of round, meaning it would never be a smooth ride.
True but it would have been nice to make it till after Christmas before having to drop $400 on a tire and wheel.
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What did you hit made that steel wheel bent that bad
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Truck in front of me threw a large chunk of asphalt at me I tried to miss it guess it was better it hit the wheel than the front of the car.
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