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      05-19-2013, 06:45 AM   #1
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DO NOT GO TO TAT ON TYRES Shop TO GET OR FIX WHEELS

TAT ON TYRES Shop in Kowloon bay near mega box
https://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&l...,263.1,,1,2.55

I have been going to Tat On to change and fix tyres for the pass 5 years and last week I change my F10 wheels and tyre which I got from USA which god knows why they charge me $1000 just to change 4 wheels, he say it is this much because it is 20" which is bull shit.
I change my Stepwgn 18" tyres 1 month ago at the same place and change only $400 for the set. just because it is a BMW car dose not mean you charge more.

The main thing was the balanced my wheels, they did not take out the old leads on the wheels before balancing it so I had vibration on all 4 wheel at speed of 90+

this weekend I went to do alignment at Oscar Pro and they did a very good job with the alignment and balance of all wheels and now are all fixed and car drives like its on rails now.
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      05-22-2013, 10:12 PM   #3
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M_528i thanks for sharing.

Can you PM me the cost for the wheels balancing and alignment at Oscar Pro? Thanks.
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Thx For Sharing Will Go To Another Shop Next Time.
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Thx For Sharing Will Go To Another Shop Next Time.
you go to this shop too?
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i am more interested to know why/how you got wheels from the states? ebay or which site?

I keep wanting to change wheels but want to oem ones, but doesn't seem to be able to find anything in hk
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i am more interested to know why/how you got wheels from the states? ebay or which site?

I keep wanting to change wheels but want to oem ones, but doesn't seem to be able to find anything in hk
I never get wheels from ebay dont trust them.
I only get parts from John on www.5Series.net Forums
http://www.motorcepts.com/

also I get all my tyres and rims from tirerack so far I am very happy with the items I got.
I hate OEM wheels way to heavy, even M wheels which I have a set of 18" M wheel and the weight is 236lbs wheels and tyres. My new wheels are much lighter about 200lbs wheels and tyres.
http://www.tirerack.com

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I did check the price for tyres when I walked by a few weeks ago.
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TAT ON TYRES Shop in Kowloon bay near mega box
https://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&l...,263.1,,1,2.55

I have been going to Tat On to change and fix tyres for the pass 5 years and last week I change my F10 wheels and tyre which I got from USA which god knows why they charge me $1000 just to change 4 wheels, he say it is this much because it is 20" which is bull shit.
I change my Stepwgn 18" tyres 1 month ago at the same place and change only $400 for the set. just because it is a BMW car dose not mean you charge more.

The main thing was the balanced my wheels, they did not take out the old leads on the wheels before balancing it so I had vibration on all 4 wheel at speed of 90+

this weekend I went to do alignment at Oscar Pro and they did a very good job with the alignment and balance of all wheels and now are all fixed and car drives like its on rails now.
I brought my MINI to Tat On (Mong Kok) for changing a new set of PSS tires last month.
The c-fu there is nice and helpful.
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I brought my MINI to Tat On (Mong Kok) for changing a new set of PSS tires last month.
The c-fu there is nice and helpful.
yes some friend have been telling me this
ppl say the guy with a mustache is nice and he dose not con ppl unlike the guys at Megabox, but its owned by the same guys.
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Hi I am new here. Nice to meet everyone.
I've just ordered 4 CSC5 from internet... and arranged install tomorrow. Report to u guys later if that is good.
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Just to reply everyone, very good experience for my Tyre change today. HK$ 440 installation charge. Good and nice service, Im finally feel I am driving a car instead of horse riding. (I am indeed feel worse on BS A050II RFT) :-D
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Just to reply everyone, very good experience for my Tyre change today. HK$ 440 installation charge. Good and nice service, Im finally feel I am driving a car instead of horse riding. (I am indeed feel worse on BS A050II RFT) :-D
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