Cracked rims - Chevy Cobalt Forum / Cobalt Reviews / Cobalt SS / Cobalt Parts
Problems and Service Talk about any mechanical problems you are having

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-11-2014, 06:21 PM Thread Starter
Prospect
 
ingram_22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 27
Cracked rims

Hit a deep pot hole. Cracked two of my 17" konig rims. Can not begin to express how pissed I am. And to top it all off I can not find a decent pair of steelies for sale.
ingram_22 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-11-2014, 06:46 PM
Levee
YourCobalt of the Month Winner
YourCobalt.com Premium Member
Admin


 
Leveecius's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Battle Creek, MI
Posts: 3,210
Garage
Send a message via Yahoo to Leveecius
ouch.. That's never good. I look drunk while driving my evo (and my SS when I had it) from literally dodging every pot hole I saw, even if that meant stopping in the middle of the road to wait for oncoming traffic to pass by. lol.

'09 SS/TC - Stolen
Mods - Injen CAI, CIA MAF Relocate CP's, Dejon FMIC,
Custom 3" DP, 3" Exhaust, GT3076R, Pioneer AVH-4100DVD, Hurst STS, ZZP triple pod, Autometer Cobalt boost/DPIC/WB gauges, Nitto NT05 245/40/18's, H&R Springs, 80:20 Meth Spray
Future - KSport Kontrol Pro Coilovers, 10% Tint, FMIC spray
538whp/501wtq @38 psi on meth and 93 oct on stock ish motor


06 EVO IX MR/SE - Sold
Mods - *Updated 10/6/13* AEM TRUboost EBC, 4in custom TBE, SD dual 93/e85 tune, ETS 4in Race Core FMIC, Dual Aeromotive 400lph Fuel Pumps, T4 Tubular Manifold w/ dual WG's, FP Super99HTZ DBB Turbo, GSC 274 mivec cams, ARP headstuds/rod studs, FIC 2150cc Injectors, Aeromotive FPR, Aeromotive Fuel Rail, catch can, Mini Battery Kit, Slim Coolant Fan, Kiggly Racing high pressure valve Springs/Titanium Retainers, Supertech Stainless Steel Valves, Dual VTA Tial 44mm WG's, 4g64 Stroker Manley Pistons, 155mm 2.4 LR Manley Turbo Plus I Beam Rods with ARP 625 Studs, 100mm forged non-billet Manley Crankshaft, Full H/E PNP with Port Matching, Kiggly Racing Girdle, Dual Tial 50mm BOV's, Excedy Triple Disc Carbon HD Clutch, AEM EMS

'95 Ram 2500 Diesel
Mods - 5in TBE, Boost Elbow set to 28psi, Adjusted fuel pump, Open Turbo.

Future Mods- Super Street Clutch (rated @1400ftlbs tq), 67mm turbo, 160lb valve springs, added timing, tubular exhaust manifold, larger injectors, possible 6 spd swap.


Master ASE Certified Gasoline/Diesel Technician since 2004

Speed Junkies Social Group

Yourcobalt Official Facebook Page!

Syndicate of Tuners Official Page! Up and going again as of 1/11/13

Click here to PM me if you have questions or issues!
Leveecius is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-11-2014, 06:51 PM Thread Starter
Prospect
 
ingram_22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 27
Yeah that's what I am doing now. People really want a crazy amount for rims with bald tires
ingram_22 is offline  
 
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-11-2014, 07:06 PM
Super Moderator
 
swanman35's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2013
Location: SWPA
Posts: 2,068
Yeah I am waiting for a great deal to snatch some up . Craigslist 7sually has some listed

Sent from AutoGuide.com Free App
swanman35 is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-11-2014, 10:04 PM
YourCobalt of the Month WinnerForum God


 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Clarence, NY- Buffalo suburbs
Posts: 2,036
This makes me so happy I have a winter set of wheels besides my 2 sets of summer wheels. Good luck in your search and are you running 18's in the winter?

2009 Cobalt LS XFE (F23) Victory Red
YYZ V.3 Springs, Koni shocks/struts, Powell XXX rear swaybar, Brembo brake swap, 5 lug conversion, Ion Redline wheels, SS/SC interior swap including power conversion, K&N intake, Trifecta tune, Ark Performance N-II catback, Ark shorty antenna, SS body kit, Powell F23 rotated mount, LNF rear mount, Powell CABs
Soon to come- EFR 6758 turbo kit and make Retro Headlights.
andrewcarr1993 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



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

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome