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Old 4th January 2006, 12:32   #1
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Default Used Alloy wheels vendors

I was given a persons contact who deals with used Alloys. He says that he get these used alloys and tyres of different sizes from Singapore/malaysia. Prices ranges from 12k to 25 k for set of 5 alloys and tyres. Tyres will have thread of 90%.

I was attracted with the type of the deal. But whenever I call him, he says that he doesnt have stocks or goods held at Customs. Now I suspect the authentication of this deal.

Have u ever heard this sort of dealings? if so, anyone in Chennai know such guys
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Old 4th January 2006, 13:52   #2
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Well, why don't you ask whoever gave you the contact? Also, if it works out, let me know! Cheap alloys are always welcome!!!
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Yeah, sure. Let me know .But, i'm not paying over 10k for a used set unless its an exotic brand like BBS,OZ,etc..
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In Singapore, they have very strict norms where the car's life span == 5yrs
So, before they scrap the car, they sell the parts at dirt cheap rates to these guys.

They inturn get it to India, You need to careful...But 25k for a 2nd hand alloy is way ahead...and not worth a deal......
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Any such dealers in Banglore ?
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would prefer not to pickup used alloys .....
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there are lot of fake ones in this business, they are talking on the same line but selling refurbished, one of my friend had a bad experince he found a crack aftr 20 days of installation and another friend who gt the gud deal its running great last 8 months, so all I Can say is be careful,
my opinion to spnd money avoid risking life
rest all depnds person to person
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please try to avoid buying second hand rims...most of the time they are defected (they don't have a warranty too).
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Any idea about used alloy providers in bangalore?
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