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    Default Repairing a wheel rim - Melbourne

    A wheel rim on my daughter's Megane is damaged. See photos.

    Anyone have experience in having these rims repaired - in Melbourne?

    All advice/experiences will be valuable to hear.

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    There's a place in Richmond, I think church st. No actual recommendation though
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    Quote Originally Posted by IWS View Post
    A wheel rim on my daughter's Megane is damaged. See photos.

    Anyone have experience in having these rims repaired - in Melbourne?

    All advice/experiences will be valuable to hear.

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    I've used Ajax a few years ago, run by two grumpy old men, who know their stuff. However they tend to work when they want to and can take a while to get the job done.

    That was at their old location off Nepean Hwy, down the road from the Moorabbin Bowling Center. Things have probably changed.

    A neighbor used EWW and got a good job.
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    Neway wheels in heidelberg do a good job

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    I've used Neway a couple of times with good success on alloy rims.
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    Agree with suggestion of Beway

    First used them 40 years ago and have never let me down

    They won’t bodge - if wheel can’t be safely repaired they will tell you- but are flexible and imaginative with unusual tasks

    Prices are fair - neither stupidly high nur stupidly low, both of which are important

    Fairly quick tyrnaround too

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    Thanks all for advice. I'll go with Neway - they are well located for me and from all reports do a good job. I'll report back on the experience.

    Ian.

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    Any tyre place can get alloys fixed, can do deals with a tyre at same time

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    Progress report.

    Dropped the wheel off Neway today. Thinks it can be fixed. Cost: $115. Turnaround - a few days.

    I'm hopeful.

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