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post #1 of 52 Old 06-11-2012, 06:44 PM Thread Starter
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XD Monsters Broke!

Well i went out to wash my wheels and saw that my rear wheel at FOUR broke spokes. they split right in half. has anyone heard of this happening. the wheels are 15 months old.

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Cheap cast wheels...Seen MANY broken wheels on track cars, common denominator is there are all mass produced cheap wheels. This doesnt include the occurrences where busted wheels were inevitable.

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do you have any pics of it?

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It's alot worse than what the pics show.



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WOW That is horrible.... can't imagine what would happen if they failed at 60+ MPH

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yeah i know i had to drive it today so i could go file the warranty claim. my knuckles were white holding the steering wheel the whole way. lol

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Im in the middle of deciding what wheels I want... THIS is scary!

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Cheap cast wheels...Seen MANY broken wheels on track cars, common denominator is there are all mass produced cheap wheels. This doesnt include the occurrences where busted wheels were inevitable.

Jason
I don't mean to downplay the seriousness of this (or validity of your statement) but I also want to point out that many, arguably most, of the aftermarket wheels out there are cast, but some are better than others. I hope this gets sorted out by XD.

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I should have put an emphasis on cheap.

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