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Wheel refurb recommendations.

Discussion in 'Yorkshire & Humber' started by Jon46, Apr 14, 2017.

  1. Jon46

    Jon46 ClioSport Club Member

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    Can any of you good folk recommend a place to get my wheels refurbed?

    I'm going to stick with the original anthracite colour, maybe a little darker but not black.
     
  2. OssPoop

    OssPoop ClioSport Club Member

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    In sure lots of people could recommend somewhere, but if you put a location you might find a good local place.
     
  3. mossyv6

    mossyv6 ClioSport Club Member

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    Metal Magic at Barnsley.

    My 200 Speedlines are currently with them.

    Been using them for years - superb.
     
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  4. Jon46

    Jon46 ClioSport Club Member

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    Yes would be a good idea haha. I'm in Halifax but I'm prepared to travel within our region to get a good job :smile:

    What price do you pay? I've never had wheels refurbed before, is it a set price?
     
  5. Christ Almighty

    Christ Almighty ClioSport Club Member

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  6. OssPoop

    OssPoop ClioSport Club Member

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    Or try Midas touch in Castleford, or K M powder coating in Featherstone which @bashracing has used before and recommended to me when I asked in his turini sale post last week.
     
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  7. leeds_182

    leeds_182 North Yorkshire & Humber ClioSport Area Rep

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    If you've not got tyres id recommend Lsn in cas. If you've got tyres on them metal magic would be my recommendation.
     
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    Hi mate, I pay £180 cash (regular customer rate) and basically drop all 4 wheels and tyres off with them, tyres removed, alloys dipped, stripped, kerbing repaired (welded and lathed back) and then powder coated, tyres refitted - takes about a week.
    They do have a same day drive in service but currently booked up until end of May.
     
  9. merlin7

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    had mine done at K&M Featherstone think i paid £120.00 good job and quick turnround [​IMG]
     
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    [​IMG]
     
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  11. Jon46

    Jon46 ClioSport Club Member

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    Cheers fellas :up:
    I'll make some calls on Tuesday, Magic Metal looks the fav with them taking tyres off and refitting etc.
     
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  12. Christ Almighty

    Christ Almighty ClioSport Club Member

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    Its metal magic pmsl :tearsofjoy:
     
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  13. Jon46

    Jon46 ClioSport Club Member

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    :monkey: I was still drunk when I typed that :smile::tonguewink:
     
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  14. OssPoop

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    @Christ Almighty probably was too!
     
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    leeds2592 ClioSport Club Member

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    @Jon46 Did you end up getting your wheels refurbed? If so, who did you go with?
     
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  16. Jon46

    Jon46 ClioSport Club Member

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    Not yet, when I do it will be with Metal Magic or whatever they are called :wink:
     
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    Its magic metal mate :tearsofjoy:
     
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  18. imprezaworks

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    Wasn't far off tbf, lol
     
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    Christ Almighty ClioSport Club Member

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    Nice avatar buddy.
     
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    Lost a bet
     
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  21. leeds2592

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    Cool. I only ask as I've just got some more wheels and they're in ok condition but are a really dull silver so I want them done in a bright, flaky silver. Think I'm going to get quotes from Metal Magic (yes I've done that on purpose :wink: ), Midas Touch and LSN Coatings and see what the prices are like.

    Heard really good things about The Wheel Specialist, did a quote online ... £336 :frowning:
     
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  22. Kchristmas

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    I had my Meg wheels refurbed yesterday by LCS powdercoatings in Barnsley, 2 mins off junction 38 m1. Done a cracking job on mine, was done in the day and got a courtesy car (ford ka) I'd ask them for a price on fb mate! :smile:
     
  23. Steven103

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    @RyG can recommend a very quick place if you're in a rush?
     
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    These were mine done by LSN;

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  25. OssPoop

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    What did you pay?
     
  26. Kchristmas

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    Not sure if colours make a difference etc, but for x4 18" megane alloys in anthracite I paid £220. That includes removing/ refitting tyres all done in same day!
     
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  27. OssPoop

    OssPoop ClioSport Club Member

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    That's a decent price. I might give them a call s they are nice and local.
     
  28. Kchristmas

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    A years warranty with them too. I messaged them through Facebook and they're very responsive, there was a couple of weeks waiting time but that's obviously a good thing. They also do diamond cutting which is worth knowing! :smile:
     
  29. OssPoop

    OssPoop ClioSport Club Member

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    Yeah I looked on fb and saw they do turning. The wife's dci wheels are corroding on the turned faces so it's good to know somewhere close does them. I'm going to have a fight with Renault over them first though.
     
  30. leeds2592

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    In no rush, I just want somewhere that can take tyres off/refit and balance etc as I can't be bothered with the hassle or the extra cost to get that done elsewhere. Thanks for the replies :smile:
     

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