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Old 06-28-2020, 7:05pm   #1
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I mentioned in my FedEx thread, that I ordered wheels for the Coupe. After almost 16 years on chrome 5 spokes, it needed a change. Deep dish 5 spokes, powder coated black, then face and lip machined, then clear coated.
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I like it. Looks very nice and unique.
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Those wheels look great! It's amazing how good the C5 still looks after all these years.

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Looks really nice
Time to lower it a bit
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Old 06-28-2020, 7:18pm   #5
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Looks really nice
Time to lower it a bit
It had been up on the quick-jack for the day, it will settle down a bit once I drive it a bit.
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Iíve always loved thin spokes on C5ís. I bought new wheels for my car as well.
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Iíve always loved thin spokes on C5ís. I bought new wheels for my car as well.
Look great.
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Looks great.
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Nice classy look.
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Nice !
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Those wheels look great! It's amazing how good the C5 still looks after all these years.

Timeless design. Will be a classic, just like the mid-years.
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