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    As the title says, wanting to get some snowflake wheels and have so far only looked on fleabay, been noticing that alot of 19" secondhand ones have small cracks in them possibly due to road conditions and low profile tyres, so would it be better to go for 18" instead to get a bit more rubber cushion so as not to feel all those pot holes, what do you think???

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    Would go for 18 inch tops even 17s mate

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    I had 19's on my car from new but due to the ride being awful I replaced them with 18's..

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    19's look nice but they can crack very easy hence why every time you see them for sale there cracked 9/10, and it aint cheap to get them tig welded, think 18's is a very nice comprimise, but if you live around lovely smooth roads with zero pot holes id have 19's!

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    better start looking for a set of 18's then as the roads around where i live are back country and either covered in mud or full of pot holes

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