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Wheel Refurbishment
 - Car 2067

(2067) Alloy refurbishments required - air leak between tyre and rim on one wheel (Seaford, East Sussex) Model: VW Vento VR6 [more]

Wheel Refurbishment
 - Car 3098

(3098) I have 2-4 wheel rims that needs repairing. One is significantly more cosmetically damaged than the others. I've uploaded two images for two rims I'm in West London - Hounslow. Ta Model: Lexus... [more]

Wheel Refurbishment
 - Car 3244

(3244) Estimate and advise on wheel refurbishment options for the set of 4 wheels on newly purchased vehicle. Rim scuffing is not excessive but present on all wheels. Close ups of paint peel and lifting is typical to all wheels... [more]

Wheel Refurbishment
 - Car 2493

(2493) Hi there, As can be seen from the uploaded photographs, I have a small chip on my front left alloy. This was caused my clipping a kerb, unfortunately. I was wondering if this can be repaired and, if so, how much it is likely to cost? I have also had DiamondBrite applied to my car (and I think that included the wheels)... [more]

Wheel Refurbishment
 - Car 3459

(3459) My wheels alloys are scalling off. I live in Chigwell Essex. Can they be re-furbished and how much would it cost to repair four alloys. Model: Lexus IS200 Reg 2003 [more]

Wheel Refurbishment
 - Car 4701

(4701) Wheel size is 17" and the number of wheels to be repaired is 1. Model: Mini Cooper [more]

Wheel Refurbishment
 - Car 3197

(3197) Spoke to Gary this morning. I'll bring the car in for you to look at tomorrow at 8am. 2 wheels will either need a repair or refurbish. I'd like to have the work done either anytime Wednesday or Thursday AM - but obviously dependant on your appointment book... [more]

Wheel Refurbishment
 - Car 2276

(2276) Hi I am looking to refurb my rims. And I want to do all 4. They all have scuff marks And face marks with the front 2 being in the worse condition. They are 17 inch Alloys. I was calculating it would cost me over 350 quid if I wanted all if them done from ur prices on ur site... [more]

Wheel Refurbishment
 - Car 4305

(4305) can these wheels be repaired using your paint over technique, if so can i book my car in for thursday 5th of july @ about 9am from George Simons 16 Jackson Close Hackney E9 7ER Model: ford mondeo... [more]

Wheel Refurbishment
 - Car 2203

(2203) What do I do? my wheels they are in chrome, i want to refurbished them. Model: Mercedes Ml [more]

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Alloy Wheel Refurbishment

Resources
Some companies that can repair more seriously damaged wheels
www.alloyart.co.uk - for ALL kinds of refurbishment including, broken, buckled and split rims.
www.alloywheelrepairs.net - will repair broken and buckled wheels.
www.wheelrefurbishing.co.uk - for Split Rims. The only company in the South-East we know that will do them.
www.lepsons.com - for diamond cut wheels, corroded wheels.
www.spitandpolish.co.uk - for diamond cut wheels, corroded wheels.

FAQ: Alloy Wheel Repair FAQ
We can't refurb all wheels, but we do get asked questions about all wheels.
This FAQ should answer most of the questions.

Guest Article: Chrome Wheel Care
How to maintain, care and clean chrome wheels - we asked the experts at Cruzin On Chrome and they gave us this article.

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