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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-05-02, 08:08 AM Thread Starter
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who fixes simmons wheels in melb??

a mate has bought a set of simmons b45 with one of them dented.

anyone know who can roll a new rim for him and how much ruffly it would cost to fix? its a 16" x 10

thanks in advance
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-05-02, 08:17 PM
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Steve, if he is local there is a place in Wagga that does repairs.
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Firstly wowzers about the 16 X 10 hehe!

Umm, there's a place in Heidlberg West called 'New Way Motor Wheel Repairs' - if you know the area, they're at the industrial end of Waterdale Road (North end). You can also try 'Advance Wheels' on the Nepean Highway - I think they're kinda just near Brighton or something ?? (No, I don't live near there!). AFAIK, 'New Way' charge $99 (Inc GST) to repair a rim, but if it needs painting, add another $50. Also, depends on how damaged the rim is too - if it's too damaged, there's a possibility that they may not be able to repair it and hence you're outta luck with one bung rim :-(. Still, give them a call (Colin / David) 9457 3141. Friendly / no BS guys too !


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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-18-02, 05:07 AM
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have u thought about giving simmons a ring.....i know from experience they are very good on warranty work,and who better to fix it then the manufactuer
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I used a place in Moorabbin called Ajax Wheels a few years ago to straighten an XF Ghia snowflake rim. Cost was $90, and I was pretty happy with the result!

I assume they are still around!
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