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Rebel Racing Rims

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Brunes, Apr 1, 2009.

  1. Apr 1, 2009 at 5:39 PM
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    Brunes

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    Any one heard of/have Rebel Racing rims?? Examples

    I REALLY like the American Racing Mojave Teflons. However- I'm not totally over the moon about the gray color. RR has a rim that are similar, but in matte black which is far closer to my truck color scheme. They are also about 100 bucks cheaper per rim...which no one can fight about.

    Anyone have any thing...good OR bad....to say about them??

    I want a 16" rim for some 285/70 or 75 tires...They are 0 offset on an 8 inch rim...So 4 inch backspace. I know 4.5 inches is the recommended but less backspace should work just fine....or am I looking at this wrong??

    Thanks for reading my rant...and chiming in!!
     
  2. Apr 1, 2009 at 5:43 PM
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    SocalMan22

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    Yeah i so those rims after i bought my mojave's i dont see anything wrong with those rims although i havent seen any on a truck yet. i got my mojave's for 126.95 ea but i am very satisfied with them damn easy to clean.
     
  3. Apr 1, 2009 at 5:57 PM
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    Yeah...I like the look of them and the name is a good one and I know a lot of folks who are happy with them

    What kind of color do they really have?? Everything I've seen says light gray-I have a satin black and red theme going...so I'm not sure how close those Teflons will get.
    Can't paint 'em...so I might go with the RRs....
     
  4. Apr 2, 2009 at 8:09 AM
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    TTT....Nobody have/seen them??

    Any input on the Offset/Backspace questions??
     
  5. Apr 2, 2009 at 8:38 AM
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    They do have a grey look but in my case i dont see it being an issue dont get me wrong i wanted black but the rims are a nice addition.
     
  6. Apr 2, 2009 at 8:42 AM
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    Just looked at your photos- They don't look bad at all man...AR might owe you for convincing me!!
     
  7. Apr 2, 2009 at 8:59 AM
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    Lol. Cool. I got a 5 a/r so it does look out of place when i get a flat.
     
  8. Apr 2, 2009 at 9:00 AM
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    LOL...IDK if I'll go that far...I still need to figure out where to put my spare...
     
  9. Apr 3, 2009 at 8:16 AM
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    Have you found out any more about these wheels? You could also check out Wheelers for the steel wheels that they have.
     
  10. Apr 3, 2009 at 2:25 PM
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    I haven't heard anything else or had time to make any calls...nor any money to buy them with for a bit.

    I have seen a few pictures of the teflon rims and I think the color isn't too bad and I like the cleaning and the name.

    I have looked at the wheelers rims too....I'm not sure I want them that shiny...We'll see what happens.
     
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