Re: [MBZ] OT politics: Republicans stealing Hillary signs NOW RIMS

2015-08-31 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
Are those the SEL-type wheels? I have a set of those too that came with one of the SDs, one pair has a good set of snow tars mounted. Note they require longer bolts than do the bundts. Polished and shiny look kinda pimp if that is the look you are going for. Yo G! --R On 8/31/15 12:31

Re: [MBZ] OT politics: Republicans stealing Hillary signs NOW RIMS

2015-08-31 Thread G Mann via Mercedes
Yes.. the wheels are from an 87/88 SEL era Mercedes. I'm not in love with the polished "bling bling" look, but I did want to migrate to 15 inch tires. Selection of 14" tires is getting near impossible to get, but I want to preserve the "Mercedes look" . I'm actually thinking of bead blasting the

Re: [MBZ] OT politics: Republicans stealing Hillary signs NOW RIMS

2015-08-31 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
15" wheels make all the difference in the world as far as ride and handling. My LWB W123 had 15" wheels, and it drove very differently than a W123 with 14" wheels. Too bad you don't have a set of 15" bundts. Those things are darned near unobtanium these days. Dan Sent from my iPad > On Aug

Re: [MBZ] OT politics: Republicans stealing Hillary signs NOW RIMS

2015-08-31 Thread G Mann via Mercedes
Yes, 15" Bundt wheels would be "restoration correct look" for the Coupe. However, after 3 months of search.. have not turned up even one, much less a set of 5 [need a matching spare, you know]. So they are as declared " Unobtanium" .. unless I wish to buy new, at quoted price of $389.00 each,