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Old 28-07-12, 21:58
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Looking at some alloys from a mk 2 Audi tt , the tyres are load rated at
98 which is prob ok , trouble is the TT is a small car and not sure the alloys
Would be up to it! Anyone fitted these? They are Trapez alloys if it helps?
Any advice would be welcome, cheers
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Old 30-07-12, 23:18
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A Part number would help....

As U say, a TT is light..
So the rims are less than likely loadrated for a T4
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Old 31-07-12, 00:18
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They won't be load rated!
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Old 31-07-12, 05:42
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Default Re: Audi tt mk2 alloys?

most wheels for the TT are rated 575kg apart from one which is 700kg
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Old 31-07-12, 05:43
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are these them


8J0 601 025 C CL9
8J x 17 EH2 ET 47

max.575 kg
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Old 31-07-12, 05:45
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Old 31-07-12, 14:38
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Default Re: Audi tt mk2 alloys?

Yes, having looked into it I dont think they are up to the job. I'm after a set of
17's to replace my 15" alloys but so many different ones available it's hard to know
What's suitable! Been through lots of threads on here but lots of conflicting views
On load ratings etc! Will keep looking, cheers
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Old 31-07-12, 15:14
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True, then again fairly simple
There seems to be a rather split view on the load rating issue
At the end of the day U should make an informed choice
At least I try to offer information that MAY be interpreted in such a manner

Based upon what Van U have, U should be looking for rims of big & heavy cars if U need a choice from VAG or Merc (to name a few)
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I got a set of 17" tt wheels.

One of them has a crack in it.

Say much?.

With the roads in the condition they are, unless you pick a set up cheap, I would get something robust.

Just my opinion thaough.

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Yes, having looked into it I dont think they are up to the job. I'm after a set of
17's to replace my 15" alloys but so many different ones available it's hard to know
What's suitable! Been through lots of threads on here but lots of conflicting views
On load ratings etc! Will keep looking, cheers
i can lay my hands on a nice set of rial viper 5 spokes mate load rated to 780kg a corner..


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