alloys

  1. Graeme Jardine

    New Member Intro (W212 E63 5.5 Owner)

    Hi there, New member here. Have a 2012 (W212) E63 5.5 which I have owned for around 2.5 years. Love the car, however the aftermarket wheels which the previous owner had fitted are buckled and needing to replace. Anyone know a good place to find stock staggered 19"s for this car? I think it may...
  2. H

    W124 Genuine Alloys or Refurb Monoblock

    Hello guys, My 1994 W124 Coupe started to loose pressure in the tyres quick and checked that it was due to some corrosion on the inner lip. It currently has 18” monoblock replicas, which came with the car when I bought it. 2 of the alloys have the problem, so should I get them fully refurbished...
  3. R

    Welding Repair To Cracked Alloys

    To all Londoners looking for a welding service for cracked alloys, courtesy of the frankly p!sspoor state of London's roads at the moment, I just wanted to flag up the brilliant services of First Aid Wheels in West Hampstead. Rear tyre on my W211 E320 CDI Sports was losing lots of pressure over...
  4. H

    Wheels on my C204

    Hi there I have a merc c220 cdi 13 plate coupe with 16” alloys on it (i think they’re referred to as W204?) currently. I was wondering whats the maximum I can to up to without reducing or impacing the performance and handling of the car. Also if the max is for example 18”, then will any 18”...
  5. M

    Alloy wheel load rating

    Hi, I'm new to Vito ownership am looking to fit some alloys to my W638 Vito. Struggling to find details re load ratings required. Also looking at some Mercedes ML W163 alloys but not sure of their load rating. Is this info available anywhere or if any body knows this would be greatly...
  6. N

    SL55 -- update and RIM/TYRE question.

    It's been 2 months so far and I've done 2k miles -- and I LOVE IT! It's so powerful, it's insane! I still worry about the possible maintenance costs, but I got Alex Crow to take a look at it, and change the ABC fluid and he's ace. It's taken a little while to get used to the power and...
  7. B

    Alloy Wheel Centre Cap Clip on Emblem

    Hi guys, Wondering if anyone can help. I have recently purchased a set of these alloys ...
  8. L

    Mercedes C180 alloys

    Hi, Paint has started to peel of my standard alloys. Would anyone recommend getting them re-done or strip them and leave them just as the bare aluminium.
  9. G

    Wanted: Late Model Alloys (AMG if possible) for 2001 E Class 240 Estae

    I'm looking at "updating" rather than modifying my 2001 E Class estate 240. Wheels, Tyres and I.C.E mainly, so looking for some nice (non aftermarket) alloys that will fit. WHY?
  10. M

    Changing factory order - reasonable expectations?

    Hi All, My first post - hopefully one of many - nice to meet you all. On May 5th I ordered a new CLA 220, with estimated delivery date of 25th July. After deliberating my chosen spec, I decided to change the wheels I'd selected - originally I ordered the upgraded black spoke ones (+£360)...
  11. The German Flower Pot

    [Spares] 4 x 18" Alloy Wheels + Tyres

    £350 These are 'Inovit Spin' 18x8.5 ET35 5x112 with 'Falken' 235/40 ZR18 95Y with an offset of 45 I bought these about 7 years ago but the car they have been on since 2012 has done 18 miles this year, 33 last year, 140 the year before that, they cost me about £1,100 They tyres have plenty of...
  12. G

    CLC 220 CDI Alloy Wheels

    I have a 2008 CLC with 16" alloys currently on, but i want to change them to 18" i'm having an issue with finding some because the front width of the wheel is smaller than the back? If anyone could give me some advice on wheel size for the CLC or a place where I could get a set please some help...
  13. M

    [Spares] Winter Alloy Wheels and Tyres

    Selling my winter wheels due to change of car. Originally bought to go on my C250 2011 plate. They've been used for a couple of winters but I mainly do motorway miles so still a good depth of tread. The tyre bags are also included. There is one slight nick on one of the alloys (see pic)...
  14. Spy

    [Spares] WINTER Tyres with Alloys

    Winter is here and snow is forecast for the UK so this is the perfect time to get some winter tyres for your Mercedes. I have a virtually as new set (x4) of winter tyres fitted to MB alloys that will transform the handling of your Merc in the snow and cold temperatures. I originally bought...
  15. JensH

    W124 E280 '95 Estate, Alloys...

    First Aid Wheels in NW6 have my original 15" alloys for refurbishment and fitting of a new set of tyres (Michelin Energy Saver GRNX MO), and kindly lent me these... !!! AMG 18" with Michelin 245/40 ZR 18s... Very, very, noisy, hard ride, and, surprisingly, rather imprecise in the steering...
  16. A

    MY W124 Coupe wheels need new bolts, can anybody help????

    I just upgraded the alloys on my w124 coupe from the standard 8 hole 15 inch to the 16 inch versions, however the bolts wont fit the new wheels as they're not long enough. Does anybody know the length of bolts i require, and where possibly i might be able to get them in london?? Ive been told...
  17. A

    Buying Alloys?

    Hello. Ok, this is my first post so apologies if it's in the wrong place. basically i want to buy some new alloys for my c250, the standard ones look too much like a business mans car... can anyone recommend an online store or physical store in the yorkshire area? and what sort of things...
  18. jeremy156

    [Spares] 17" AMG alloys for W124 or W202 in graphite grey

    I'm selling a set of four 17" genuine AMG alloys that were refurished in graphite grey. I don't think they suit my (recently aquired) car, however they are in excellent unmarked condition and really help the stance of the car compared to standard. Ebay link...
  19. M

    [Spares] Near New SLK Alloys & Tyres 245/40/17

    I have for sale nearly new SLK Alloys with tyres. Both the wheels and tyres have only been used for less than 200 miles, as these were quickly replaced with a set of Brabus alloys. These wheels are in immaculate condition as the photos will show. Photos are attached to this post. I am...
  20. Spy

    [Spares] Winter Tyres with Alloys

    I have a virtually as new set (x4) of winter tyres fitted to MB alloys that will transform the handling of your Merc in the snow and cold temperatures. I originally bought these for my W208 CLK and mounted them on original Mercedes alloys so I could just swap around the alloys/tyres at home...

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