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Old 04-30-2011, 04:46 PM   #1
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1998 P Chassis rim upgrade

I've been looking around for Alcoa rims or any kind of forged Aluminum 19.5 rim for my MH. Does anyone know where to look for these? Used or new, it doesn't matter to me. I'm about to replace all the tires so finding a set of rims now would make sense. I'd like to lessen my rolling resistance and the rims seem like a good idea from what I've read.
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Old 05-01-2011, 08:47 AM   #2
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Try www.alcoa.com There is a dealer listing that will lead you to one in your area.
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Also try E-Bay. Ron's rims also. I am also in the market for some.
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This comes up often. If you find a set, please post AFTER they are installed and working to suit you.
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Will they be enough gain in MPG(less rolling resistance) to pay for them in the next 10-15 years?
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Will they be enough gain in MPG(less rolling resistance) to pay for them in the next 10-15 years?
I never really thought of MPG gains, I'd think that would be minimal at best.
I'd like to lessen the load for less wear on braking systems and for safety. The MPG would be gravy IMO.
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Also try E-Bay. Ron's rims also. I am also in the market for some.
Ron's rims doesn't sell anything like this. I called and asked and he seemed disgusted that I even asked about them. Go figure.
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