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  1. WANTED and FOR SALE
    I am selling my Glen Watkins Rims off my 2013 GTI Drivers Edition. Rims have no major rash. A couple rims have a little micro rash on the very outside edge of the rim, where it meets the tire, but it is literally not visible. Bought the car when it was a year old, and have not kissed a single...
  2. MKVI GTI
    Hi all, I have been searching all over the internet to find the exact color code for Golf Ed35 'Watkins Glen (or 'Laguna' in America?) rims in the dark grey color ('Grey metallic' or 'Dark Steel'). Does anyone know the code? On another forum they mention the code LY7G (VW/Audi Quartz Gray). It...
  3. WANTED and FOR SALE
    I've been sitting on these original rims from my 2007 GTI. They've been curbed from the original car owner (see pics). They would be great for winter tires, project rims, powder coating etc. Willing to split shipping costs email if interested: [email protected]
  4. VW GTI SUSPENSION
    Authentic AMG Monoblock Wheels/Tires!!! Condition 8/10 *minor curb rash on one grrrrrr* *small dimple on another Falken 205/35r18 tires front 30% rear 100% needs new fronts. Original Affalterbach center badges and tire stem caps. These rims are VERY hard to find in even close to this good of...
  5. MKVI GTI
    Hey everybody just got a black 2011 manual GTI and already know the first upgrade im making is APR stage 1 tune and an intake, but I was considering plasti dipping my detroits. I have seen them plasti dipped black and thought it was rather boring... what do you think about the gold or bronze...
  6. MKIV GTI
    So ive been looking around and i cant find a straight answer. Im looking to order some XXRs there 18x8.5 and the tires are 225/40. Will i have any issues with rubbing the wells or struts? Im on stock ride height
  7. MKV GTI
    I recently got new rims and tires on my mk5. I put on enkei lusso 18x8's with 225/40/r18 tires on (yokohamas with more aggressive tread pattern). I also recently switched out spark plugs to bosch platinum iridium with a .7mm gap. My gti has almost 70000 miles on it, and recently I have seen a...
  8. MKV GTI
    hello, i know this might get trashed and cause its my first post but here goes.. im looking to get a set of steel rims and a set of winter tires for my gti, called the dealership by where i live and he said since i have the 18" stock rims that they cant fit the car with a set of steels..? he...
  9. WANTED and FOR SALE
    Selling 2 MINT condition, 1 not terribly stratched, and one buffed out to 99% perfection! Reason for selling: coils call for smaller rims! :) Only damage was done when an 83 yr old woman ran over my wheel. 2 = $600 4 = $1000 location: Midtown - Los Angeles. (delivery possible ASAP)(within...
  10. MKV GTI
    Hi i have a mark 5 gti 08 and it is not lowered or bagged yet. But i want to get some new rims because i don't really like the stock rims but i need ideas. Anyone? Feel free to post your pics or links on some that you have seen. Im thinking black,gold or polished. Help me out guys. Thank you.
  11. WANTED and FOR SALE
    I have a total of three Huff/Detroit 19" wheels. Bolt pattern is 5x112, 5 lug. The rims are all in good shape, very minimum scratches. Two of them have small curb rash. Damn ATM's >:(! One rim (which I no longer have) was cracked beyond repair. Instead of replacing it, I decided to go with...
  12. MKIV GTI
    hello. i am looking for some winter wheels and came across this. http://milwaukee.craigslist.org/pts/3209962802.html do you guys think these are worth $350. he said thats what id pay for wheels w/o tires. and also is there any way to make sure these are enkei becuase they were powdercoated and i...
  13. MKV GTI
    I want to get some black wheels and was wondering I can get for these when I sell them after. Roughly...
  14. MKVI GTI
    Hi All, Just upgraded from a B6 A4 to a 2012 GTI and am never looking back! The car handles and accelerates far better than my A4 ever did. My first order of business is ditching the hideous stock Detroit rims. I found the following pic floating around the webs and love the wheels. Does anyone...
  15. MKVI GTI
    I really like these rims but I have no idea what they are. Do you guys have any ideas? I mean the photo is clearly a shop and the color is ...well, unique, but I really like the rims. http://www.street-race.org/ebay/ebay-images/VW/VW-stripe-013.jpg
  16. WANTED and FOR SALE
    Set of 2011 Detroits, little curbage with no bolts. $550 in Lacey, WA. no shipping sorry. Can meet in a 30 mile radius.
  17. MKVI GTI
    Been trying to sell my Detroits on craigslist and no interest at all from anyone. I have them listed for $600 and they are a year old off my 2011 GTi. They have a few scuffs on a rim from when i let me mrs. take the car to do some girly stuff. I'm selling them without bolts or tires. Is it a...
  18. MKV GTI
    Hey guys. I was looking into rims to get for my GTI for Christmas. I stumbled across some 911 997 reps for an awesome price. Here are the stats; 18x8.5 +57 front and 18x9.5+46 rear. I have done some searching around and I know there was a guy who ran these on his GTI, but what exactly would I...
  19. MKV GTI
    keep it mind its peeling off(2007, 50k miles). and that may be due to the fact i put slime in that tire/rim. thoughts/answers? i didnt think it was a big deal so i left it alone and put another tire on(unrelated)
  20. MKV GTI
    GTI MKV CW 4-door owner in DC/MD. Longtime lurker, first time poster. I'm looking for a set of Denvers or Huffs painted or preferably powder coated black. I've seen em around, but can't find any for sale on eBay, etc. Anyone have any for sale or know of a place I can buy some painted...
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