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What type of problems, if any, are there with switching out OEM AMG wheels with aftermarket types? Sensor problems?
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Move the sensors to the new wheels…

Only problems are if the ET is wrong, they are a deep dish type or they are cheap ones.
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If you go cheap, they might bend easier..
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Many AM rims are also heavier than the OEM rims. That means more unsprung weight at each corner, which adversely affects handling, braking, and fuel economy. Get the lightest, strongest wheels that you can find...those will be expensive, but worth it.
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