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Unread 07-21-2009, 03:42 PM   #1
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Soft 8s or American Mohave teflon wheels

The Cragar soft 8s (15" 5x4.5 with 4" BS) are $1236 with BFG KM2s 33x12.5x15 from summit shipped, but they are not mounted or balanced. I can get the same tires from desert rat with american racing mojave teflon wheels (15" 5x4.5 with 3.75"BS) for $1674 mounted, balanced and shipped (almost $2000 from summit unmounted). The cragar wheels are steel and the mojaves are aluminum and teflon coated. I always like teflon and figure they would be super easy to clean. Also the aluminum wheels are probably a bit lighter. Is it worth an extra couple hundred for the teflons? The teflons will also stick out another 1/4". Any opinions would be welcomed. thanks!

soft 8s

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Unread 07-21-2009, 03:50 PM   #2
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Mojave if you can afford them. I've went from aluminum to steel and regret it.
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Unread 07-21-2009, 06:22 PM   #3
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100% mojave's!!!
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