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Old 11-29-2001, 22:58   #1 (permalink)
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Have wheels waiting for something to bolt them to. They are so lonely and looking to start a heavy smoking habit ASAP (he, he)
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Old 11-29-2001, 23:00   #2 (permalink)
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Even more lonely.
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Old 11-29-2001, 23:02   #3 (permalink)
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The guy who sold me these rims says the standard valves on the Tickford wheels can rust or the washers move and cause leaks. So, they use a rubber valve and put these shoddy chrome caps on.

What do you guys reckon? I think they look very bloody ordinary!
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Very nice wheels Pete... The "Ducks nuts" so to speak.

I agree with you on the valves. They do like untidy...

Give the Guy an uppercut and have him change them...

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hey... put them on a go cart and smoke em up...
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Just gone past Albury.... thank god for mobile phones and laptop...


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Nice wheels scooby, could try putting em on the Camira.
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Old 11-30-2001, 01:44   #8 (permalink)
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I'm getting sick of going back to peoplke all the time to get a job done right. If I want the valves changed they will have to strip the tyres and will probably mark a rim. Just going to leave the rubber valves I think. They undercut on price quite a bit so what the hell.

As for putting them on a Camira, don't you mean Tangara?

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sweeeeeeeeeet!
beautifull wheels pete!

you know, you can always put them on my car! all my car needs are some big wheels to fill the wheelarches with! hehe

if it's not a secret, what did you pay for them? send me a pm if you want...
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I'm getting sick of going back to peoplke all the time to get a job done right. If I want the valves changed they will have to strip the tyres and will probably mark a rim. Just going to leave the rubber valves I think. They undercut on price quite a bit so what the hell.

As for putting them on a Camira, don't you mean Tangara?

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On the way to swap rims

mine are marked, yours arent, so we swap for a while!
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