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Old 03-30-2011, 08:31 PM   #50801
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we had someone "band" mustang wheels for his rear wheels only on his stang
That's weird. I was told I would never be able to balance them so why would you put banded rims on the back of a RWD car?
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Old 03-30-2011, 08:32 PM   #50802
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idk. he brought them in for us to mount tires onto
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Old 03-30-2011, 08:33 PM   #50803
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idk. he brought them in for us to mount tires onto
Did you balance them also and if so, how bad was it?
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Old 03-30-2011, 08:39 PM   #50804
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as far as a i know.
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Old 03-30-2011, 08:43 PM   #50805
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Stretch them.

You put a band of metal in the middle and weld it together. It's a dub thing. I've notice they call them banded steelies.
It's an illegal and unsafe process
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It's an illegal and unsafe process
How is anyone going to know?
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you get into an injury causing accident and the police investigate or insurance investigates, and you have an illegal and unsafe modification to a vital system
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Also many tires shops will not touch a welded rim
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you get into an injury causing accident and the police investigate or insurance investigates, and you have an illegal and unsafe modification to a vital system
Sweet. Being that I won't be daily driving with them greatly reduces those chances.

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Also many tires shops will not touch a welded rim
Looks like the dealership misfire works at didn't care.
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