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    Caught my alloy on kerbstone and damaged one of the spokes at petrol pump today !!, not all that bad but annoying all the same, any ideas as to cost for repair?
    Cheers Pete

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    One or two threads running about just this Pete could be worth a search, some good results too hth .....

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    I would say about 60to80 Quid.

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    I'd have a go at fixing that myself mate!

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    generally around £50-£70ish quid per wheel, might be less if they only fix a small bit. But I'd definately look into the threads. Search for "DIY refurb"

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    its not that bad m8, a touch up pen might be a quick fix idea

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    Star silver 3 is supposed to be the colour of the wheels apparently.

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    Thanks for the info' guys.
    Cheers Pete

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    Son paid £35 a wheel to have the 4 on his merc refurbed.

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    I'd touch that up personally. Make sure you put lacquer on though - I didnt and the brake dust turned the paint a sort of 'light black' colour

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