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      01-10-2013, 02:40 PM   #1
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Argh! 225m wheels!!! ARGH!!

Two more wheels have cracked, just a bloody pain in the ass really..

curiously it's the same two i have already had replaced.. makes me so angry that i hate my car, ARGH!

Thank god my F21 arrives in 2 weeks, fuckety fuck fucks
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      01-10-2013, 04:16 PM   #2
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At least you have a new car to look forward to!
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      01-10-2013, 04:24 PM   #3
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At least you have a new car to look forward to!
the only saving grace really... *sigh*
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      01-10-2013, 04:27 PM   #4
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is it the rears and are you on rfts?
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      01-10-2013, 06:04 PM   #5
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na, o/s/f and n/s/r

random, i think there's an underlying problem tbh as it was the same ones that cracked last time (although not at the same time)

i'm used to it now though.. just venting
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      01-10-2013, 06:57 PM   #6
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but as asked, were/are you on RFTs?

are you 100% sure they were correctly inflated? (the flat tyre monitor doesn't trigger until 19" RFTs are massively underinflated in my experience)
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      01-10-2013, 07:55 PM   #7
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oh, no not run flats.

I've not run them for ages now.. Falkens just like you
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      01-16-2013, 04:08 PM   #8
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got the wheel replaced today, FOC again

love the service, turns out none of the others were cracked
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was this done by barons by any chance?
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      01-16-2013, 06:08 PM   #10
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was this done by barons by any chance?
not a chance, i wouldn't take it to those fuckwits.. i only take mine to Sytner Sunningdale now as the service is just another level..

i don't know why... but i put it down to them also being a Rolls Royce dealership / service centre, always fantastic.
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