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Originally Posted by edy View Post
anyone no of one that is cheap, i already have the tyres just need to fit them to the alloys, the rear tyres. was also thinking of getting the front wheels balanced aswell while it was being done.
if not how hard is it to fit them?
also is it possible to balance the tyre yourself? i have herd that you can use a cone and put the wheel on top the add weights accordingly?

As regards to the balancing. Ive seen it done this way in the past when I used to have part worns put on my car (dodgy back street tyre dealer...) Its probably not the best way of balancing a wheel I imagine, but I never had a problem with wheel shake aftwards,
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