PT Cruiser Forum  
Advertisements
       

Go Back   PT Cruiser Forum > General Forums > Wheels, Tires, Suspension

PT Cruiser Forum

Advertisements
Exel wheels....?'s

 
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 06 Jan 2008, 09:19 pm
turret_plug's Avatar
Fresh Cruiser
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Tacoma, Wa
Posts: 16
Send a message via Yahoo to turret_plug
Default Exel wheels....?'s

I am considering a set of Exel wheels, I like the style, and the picture on the site but, they list the finish as a "hyper light".... Can anyone please tell me if this is a natural aluminum finish, or some crappy painted finish that will peel off in a few months....? Does anyone have these wheels, and how do you like them?

WheelMax
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 06 Jan 2008, 09:26 pm
soonercruiser's Avatar
Obsessed Cruiser
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Oklahoma City
Posts: 7,459
Thumbs down Re: Exel wheels....?'s

The site says..."Finish: HyperLight"!
Most truthful wheel sites would either say chrome surfaced, polished chrome, polish aluminum, etc.
Soooooo.........doesn't sound good. And the price???
You get what you pay for.

Check out the "tirerack" site.

Last edited by soonercruiser; 06 Jan 2008 at 09:32 pm.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 06 Jan 2008, 09:34 pm
turret_plug's Avatar
Fresh Cruiser
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Tacoma, Wa
Posts: 16
Send a message via Yahoo to turret_plug
Default Re: Exel wheels....?'s

I think the price is ok..... but, you are right.... sounds like they are hiding something with that finish name. Hyperlight or not, I still like that wheel.... it's either going to be that, or the eagle alloy series 192, I had originally considered smoothies but after reading about the problems some guys had here with ordering them, i will stick with regular old aluminum FWD rims.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 07 Jan 2008, 02:09 pm
Regular Cruiser
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Houston
Posts: 111
Default Re: Exel wheels....?'s

DO NOT BUY ANYTHING EXCEL!!!! I JUST BOUGHT THEM...had them on for about 2-3 months....ALL of the rims are BENT...it was NOT a manufacturer defect...they are JUST JUNK!.... I got them from WHEELMAX.com look at RIPOFFS.com

there are TONS of people that talk about that site and the HORRIBLE product... HORROR stories about rims SHATTERING etc.... STAY AWAY from them!!!!

oh did I mention to NOT BUY THEM? seriously spend MORE money and get REAL rims that are NOT JUNK!
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Do "KLEEN WHEELS" really work??? Gary04GT Wheels, Tires, Suspension 15 12 Oct 2008 07:44 pm
Using bigger wheels lcuadrado Tech & Performance Forum 16 24 Jul 2007 01:06 pm
SRT-4 Wheels on the GT blueberrygt Turbo Wheels/Suspension/Handling 3 13 Apr 2004 06:45 pm
I don't like my new wheels coolvirus Turbo Wheels/Suspension/Handling 5 05 Mar 2004 06:14 pm
Lets talk Wheels turbomangt The Detail Shop 2 05 Feb 2004 02:10 am


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:21 am.




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc.
vB.Sponsors