Originally Posted by edirtaynine
I don't think TireRack should replace the rim. I think either you or your wheelshop that installed the wheels on to your car should just cover the cost of refinishing the wheel. If TR were the ones to install the wheels, then ask them to be responsible for it.
Tire Rack did the installation. I am lucky to live 20 miles from their big South Bend local. The rims were fine after they installed and I noticed the spot before re-torque. So it happened during the 90 miles of regular driving.