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BigOtires.com, Rimtyme.com and Discounttire.com are some websites that offer virtual programs that allow shoppers to view their types of cars with different rims. Once the rims are selected, a shoppers can make an appoin... More »

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A virtual wheel simulator is a program that allows viewers to see what different types of wheels may look like on a car or truck. Many wheel retailers have a virtual wheel simulator on their website where visitors may ch... More »

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RimTyme and RimFinancing allow buyers to pay for their rims over time, but their programs don't operate like rent-to-own programs for houses. Despite this, RimTyme uses the term "rent-to-own" when marketing its rim loan ... More »

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Ford rims are safe except for those used on the 2010 and 2011 Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan because the vehicle's 17-inch wheels may fall off. The wheel studs break, causing the car to vibrate and the wheel to fall off. ... More »

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Symptoms and risks of driving on bent rims range from increased vibration (especially at higher speeds) to tire damage resulting in a flat tire. If a bent tire rim is suspected, it is important to get the rim inspected b... More »

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To repair scratched car rims, start by cleaning, sanding and scuffing around the damaged area. Then, tape off the wheel to avoid getting paint on the tire. Finish by applying primer, paint and a clear coat to the rim. Ma... More »

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Discount Tire and Big O Tires are two reputable tire and wheel companies that allow a buyer to view online, aftermarket rims for a vehicle before purchasing them. Other online sources that specialize in tires and rims of... More »

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