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Old 08-23-2006, 06:36 PM   #1
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Need a set of rims for a 1995 Saab 900. Are steel wheels available? Or should I look for a used set of alloys at bone yards. I plan on mounting snow tires for the winter.On all four wheels with poss local re-cap tires winter tread. any advice new saab owner thanks Mosrs
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Old 08-23-2006, 08:23 PM   #2
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Yes, steelies are around. Check your local craigs list.


Or a junkyard.
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Old 08-24-2006, 03:39 AM   #3
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The junkyard route may score ya a set of mounted snows on wheels. Or at leas a good deal on one or another. When I lived in NY I frequented the $10 tire room at a volvo junkyard.
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ya, but there arent that many good junkyards in the PGH area
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Old 08-24-2006, 07:22 AM   #5
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they are called wheels, not rims.
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If you ride rims you gotta ride flats uhuh!!

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Old 08-27-2006, 04:36 PM   #7
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Yes mam you are correct in some circles! Nice ride you have, What kind of rims do you have?
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they are called wheels, not rims.
I grew up on...
Tire = rubber part only
rim = metal part only
wheel = tire + rubber together
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Old 09-01-2006, 05:27 AM   #9
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Ya CL u can get some so so rims, mostly off the old school saabs, the 3 spoke aero rims i see a lot. They usally have snows on em, on CL.
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Old 09-10-2006, 02:29 PM   #10
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I grew up on...
Tire = rubber part only
rim = metal part only
wheel = tire + rubber together
Well sed, lad - 'except where I come from ( over the pond), the rubber isn't always fatigued (ie. "tire"-d), instead it's called a 'tyre' to avoid any confusion..!

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