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      07-11-2013, 06:51 PM   #67
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I got them "very" cheap and like the style of the MORR over the other.
nice! mount them asap!
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      07-11-2013, 07:36 PM   #68
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nice! mount them asap!
oh I wil! Can't wait! They will have 245/35/19 front & 295/30/19 rear
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      07-11-2013, 07:41 PM   #69
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oh I wil! Can't wait! They will have 245/35/19 front & 295/30/19 rear
hahaha 295 will look awesome from the rear!
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      07-11-2013, 07:59 PM   #70
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hahaha 295 will look awesome from the rear!
Have them on my current set-up and makes a huge difference....I spin 285 pretty bad.....295 not as bad. I am going back too PSS this time around.
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My avant garde's bent within a few weeks and I am extremely careful when driving and avoid bumps/railroads/etc. I was running Hankook V12's 235 in the front and 265 in the rear (10 width in the back and 9 in the front). Replicas are hard..you just never know. I had to purchase a new wheel to replace it because it went bent badly.
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will said, that is why I ordered some MORR VS8.2.

Great choice. I just swapped out my OEM's for Volk Forged Performance ME's. No regrets.
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why morrs instead of lets say oem competition wheels (style 359)?
The VS8.2s are still lighter, and their finishing is amazing. The concavity difference from the front to rear is also amazing. They are truly a top-notch wheel that you will sit and admire almost as much as you sit and admire you BMW!
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      07-11-2013, 11:53 PM   #74
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The VS8.2s are still lighter, and their finishing is amazing. The concavity difference from the front to rear is also amazing. They are truly a top-notch wheel that you will sit and admire almost as much as you sit and admire you BMW!
sweet! I went with "mystic black".
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      07-18-2013, 09:56 PM   #75
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sweet! I went with "mystic black".
where did you order your MORR wheels if you don't mind me asking?
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where did you order your MORR wheels if you don't mind me asking?
From MORR...I got very lucky....Somone backed out on a set of VS8.2 and they where ready to go into finishing...I believe I got the last set of VS8.2 being made.
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Just became aware of this situation. We have been a bit absent from the forums lately. Wheels can't bent out of nowhere and especially just after a week after install. It seems you might have gotten a defective product. Please follow up with Sonic Tuning and we`ll issue you a warranty replacement.

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It's been 7 weeks now and I still haven't received my replacement wheel after I sent my payment for shipping for the replacement.

These guys just come in here trying to see save their reputation but clearly they just putting up a front and don't back their products or their even their word. BS company to deal with for customers and vendors. Pat from SonicTuning has been pressuring these guys to send me my replacement but they don't even respond to his calls or email.
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It's been 7 weeks now and I still haven't received my replacement wheel after I sent my payment for shipping for the replacement.

These guys just come in here trying to see save their reputation but clearly they just putting up a front and don't back their products or their even their word. BS company to deal with for customers and vendors. Pat from SonicTuning has been pressuring these guys to send me my replacement but they don't even respond to his calls or email.
That is a bunch of BS! I wouldn't have waited that long...heads would roll.
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That is a bunch of BS! I wouldn't have waited that long...heads would roll.
Yeah I know. I'm just spreading the word out now about the horrible customer service. I don't really want to bother Pat@sonictuning anymore. He's helped enough and been great through the whole process but it has come to a point where we both don't see a good outcome from this and a lot of wasted time chasing Alufelgen for the replacement wheel they said themselves they will send to me. But it's all just BS trying to get good rep.

Hopefully this will help other members in their decision when looking for which wheels to purchase.
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Yeah I know. I'm just spreading the word out now about the horrible customer service. I don't really want to bother Pat@sonictuning anymore. He's helped enough and been great through the whole process but it has come to a point where we both don't see a good outcome from this and a lot of wasted time chasing Alufelgen for the replacement wheel they said themselves they will send to me. But it's all just BS trying to get good rep.

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I commend you on that my friend and also hats off to pat@sonictuning for trying to help.
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      07-24-2013, 03:03 PM   #81
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Yeah I know. I'm just spreading the word out now about the horrible customer service. I don't really want to bother Pat@sonictuning anymore. He's helped enough and been great through the whole process but it has come to a point where we both don't see a good outcome from this and a lot of wasted time chasing Alufelgen for the replacement wheel they said themselves they will send to me. But it's all just BS trying to get good rep.

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That sucks for hear OP. I dont know what they're thinking, that you'll just forget . What is it to them to send out just ONE replacement wheel
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