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Wheels -refurb or new.?

Current alloys 16 inch are in need of refurb as 12 years old.


Any recommendations for replacement alloys rather than refurb


leppson refurb cost is approx. 80 per wheel.

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For ideas of types and cost see Mercedes SLK Class Alloys (R170) - Alloy Wheels Direct

320 for refurb vs from 350, but typically 700+

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Do not forget you can buy used/ refurb MB Wheels direct from Mercedes now check with your Classic Center also MB has an event once a year in Germany to buy wheels. I have to dig a little to find the info.

If you happy with your wheels ou can not beat 60.00 to refurb a wheel.
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