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Old 07-04-2018, 01:17 PM   #1
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Just Bought some Wire wheels..is this wise??

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Old 07-04-2018, 01:23 PM   #2
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This is a detailing site and you have just upped your cleaning and maintaining workload by 150%! Of course it is.

I think they make the car look great. What are they?

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Old 07-04-2018, 01:38 PM   #3
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Looks very nice, but I’d be getting some sort of sealant on them to make life easier when cleaning down the line...
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Old 07-04-2018, 01:48 PM   #4
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They look very nice. Maybe a spray on and rinse off sealant might be the easiest, something like hydro or bead juice.

Car looks mint too, is it old enough to have a black and silver number plate?

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I think you should have gone with 17" chrome spinners and airbags with some colour changing under car neons to give it a contemporary twist.

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Old 07-04-2018, 02:13 PM   #6
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It is old enough and just delivered this AM was a set...
17" chrome spinners are a bit "Brinnington" don't you think?
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Old 07-04-2018, 02:23 PM   #7
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I really like the look of those. As the guys have said, you have exponentially increased your work load lol. But that's a good thing to us weirdos....

Co. Armagh reg too. Lovely car.

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It is old enough and just delivered this AM was a set...
17" chrome spinners are a bit "Brinnington" don't you think?
Nah, chrome spinners are how the g-dogs in Hulme roll, those in Brinnington are stuck in the past with TSW Venoms.

Isn't it up to 1978 for the black plates IIRC?
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Old 07-04-2018, 04:35 PM   #9
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Surely they won't need any cleaning, it's a Stag so presumably it doesn't go very far....
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Surely they won't need any cleaning, it's a Stag so presumably it doesn't go very far....
Ouch!
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