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    Just bought a set of 19" snowflakes alloys and 3 cracked out interest are cracked alloys an mot failure .

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    Quote Originally Posted by david-bell View Post
    Just bought a set of 19" snowflakes alloys and 3 cracked out interest are cracked alloys an mot failure .
    Nope

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    pretty sure they are
    and TBH i would get them repaired for safety sake

    i just got a vxr veccy and 2 of the alloys had cracks in them had them repaired by the dealer as kicked off

    but i also called an alloy place and was advised £40/50 a wheel so not to bad for the repair

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    Not 100% but would think so (safety issue)

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    Any damage to a wheel rim i.e cracks, buckles, and dents which affects the tyre security " meaning the tyre to come lose and come off the rim all together ", is classed as a serious defect/safety issue, and will not pass the M.O.T. test...

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    100% no!

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    A few conflicting views lol?

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    Quote Originally Posted by david-bell View Post
    Just bought a set of 19" snowflakes alloys and 3 cracked out interest are cracked alloys an mot failure .
    Just got mine welded up because off cracks it's far to common

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    Quote Originally Posted by m20_swe View Post
    Just got mine welded up because off cracks it's far to common
    Out interest how much to weld them Marty ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by omega63 View Post
    Any damage to a wheel rim i.e cracks, buckles, and dents which affects the tyre security " meaning the tyre to come lose and come off the rim all together ", is classed as a serious defect/safety issue, and will not pass the M.O.T. test...

    Guy asked simple question is it a failure so yes or no will do
    There always some one needs to add they advice dont they

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