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Unlike most, apparently, I don't really like uber low profile wheels and tyres.
I have some OEM 19" gloss black rims with (various) tyres which were fitted to my HDi at purchase.
I think that 19" rims give an unnecessarily harsh ride for no real purpose other than cosmetics.
Most people don't drive in a manner that would give 19" rims any advantage over 18".
The tyres for the 19" rims have limited choice and are pricey.
If an exchange is possible (cash either way) that would be great once my rims have been refurbed.
Any comments? Have I overlooked anything?
Last edited by Jeffers on Sat Jan 05, 2019 8:33 pm, edited 2 times in total.
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Maybe a photo or two of your 19” :eusa-think:
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My original 18" wheels available if you're interested. I'll send you a PM about them now. :thumbup:

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Thanks, Richard.
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There are loads of options of tyres for the 19” rims and some really good budget tyres cheaper than you think, on the 18” setup there’s not much difference in rolling circumference than the 19” just a higher profile :eusa-think:
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OK! I'm going to try something here......My 19" OEM rims are shortly going to be offered for sale.

They are going to be refurbed so if you're looking for a pair in almost any specific colour you'll be in luck!
Tell me what colour you're looking for and I will have the refurb carried out in that colour!
What do you think??
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There’s a few on here that might choose pink :eusa-think: :o
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Can I have them a sort of blue, purple, red, gold, orange, bronze, brown, coppery type colour ?
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Much more of your cheek, young man, and I'll get my RCZ wrapped the same as yours! It is very nice and I've already made some wrapping enquiries. Really I'm perhaps looking for a clear iridescent or prismatic wrap. But a striking colour flip may also work.....got to sell the trike first though....
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Plecodoras wrote:
Can I have them a sort of blue, purple, red, gold, orange, bronze, brown, coppery type colour ?
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To go with the mats I suggested. :lol:
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I'm sort of attracted to a wrap like this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gW6B3q1I9A0
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Yep that’s one cool wrap that I’m sure the RCZ can pull off but it ain’t gonna be cheap :eusa-think: last year at the Euro meet there were a Z with a psychedelic wrap very similar to the Holographic wrap but I think as with most flip wraps their best in direct sunlight.
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Jeffers wrote:
I'm sort of attracted to a wrap like this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gW6B3q1I9A0

Not trying to be negative, BUT ... why do they not show the effect in normal daylight? :eusa-think:
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That's because this type of wrap reacts with the rainbow colours more so under strong light changes. In the daylight it looks like Neil says, more a Psychedelic sparkling silver.

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