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  1. Wheel and Tire Forum
    As stated I have some Borbet Type A 5x112 15 inch 7.5 wheels with flat caps and standard caps. Not sure what to do with them any thoughts if I should keep or let go??!
  2. Wheel and Tire Forum
    Just bought a MKIII Jetta TDI. Previous owner hit a curb and bent one of the wheels. It is beyond repair so I am looking for a replacement. Anybody know what pictured wheel is called? Yes I have searched the internet already. Specs: 15x7, et 35, 4x100 Thanks Jason
  3. Misc for Sale
    5x120 pcd (Bimmer fitment) 17x8.5 not sure about the offset Currently powdercoated white but could use a refinish. One rim has a small flatspot but balances fine. No center caps :( There are 4 tires. Two match, third is not matching and has uneven wear but still has lots of tread left, fourth...
  4. Parts For Sale
    Just trying to see if there's interest in my current wheels. They're 15" Borbets, with one year old General Altimax All seasons. The wheels are in literal perfect condition. I haven't taken them off, but there is no staining or rash at all. I can upload a better picture if you guys want...
  5. Parts For Sale
    For sale are my coveted Borbet Type E wheels. They're a 5 X 112 bolt pattern compatible with Volkswagens and Audis. I had them on my B5.5 Passat for a few years. They will fit a bunch of vehicles. If you have any questions, just ask. The wheels are 17 inch wheels, 8 inches wide, backspacing is...
  6. Parts For Sale
    A set of 4 16” 5x112 Borbet rims (35 mm offset) with 205/55x16 91H Dunlop Winter Sport M2 mounted and balanced. Rims are in great shape with about 22,000 miles. Tires have 60% left at 7/32” tread depth. Included is a set of dedicated lug nuts. Easy bolt-on just in time for winter. Value as new...
  7. WTB/WTT Section
    From what I've been told, these are one of the only sets on the east coast. 17x8.5 et13 in the front 17x10 et26 in the rear the bolt pattern is 5x130 but I have adapters to go with them. 20mm to be exact tire wise 205/40 on the 8.5 s 225/45 on the 10 s I have two sets of caps which I'll...
  8. Classified Archive
    FS: 16" Borbet WR wheels - $100 + s/h Updated 7/7/10: Here are the wheels on the car from a few years ago. They've been sitting in individual boxes for a while now and I want, no NEED, them gone. (Clarification: wheels only, no tires) One rim has a slight dent on the inner part of the...
  9. Classified Archive
    I have a set of Borbet Type C's for sale or trade. If sold they're $700 shipped in CON48. LMK what u got as far as trades. 17" and up 5X112 wheels only. 17X7.5 ET 35 Wheel 1 Wheel 2 Wheel 3 Wheel 4 For another $150 I can add some 225/45/17 pirellis
  10. Classified Archive
    16" Borbet Type T wheels. Great condition made in Germany, with OEM VW centercaps and VW valve stem caps. Only $200, u pick it up, Massachusetts North Shore area. Great condition, no curb rash. All four wheels basically look like this. Inspect them with no pressure to take them...
  11. Classified Archive
    Im selling these for a friend who has a smushed A4.....they are all in decent shape, one has some small rash on it ( see pics) and one looks like it might have taken a pot hole on the inside. Looks to be usable( my rim has a bigger bend on the inside and drives ok LOL)..you can see it in the pic...
  12. Classified Archive
    Sold/closed Borbet type T with offset et35 5 x 112 bolt pattern VW sticker on center cap Tires are General Exclaim UHP 225/45-17 New only 1 month drive time, they still have the mfg marks on the tire OD. Used on my 99 passat variant for summer driving. Wheels are average condition, some curb...
  13. Classified Archive
    Just putting out a feeler to see if anyone would be interested in three good condition Borbet Type E rims. The tires are Gforce Sports with about 50% tread left. Thanks Guys. Dave
  14. Classified Archive
    selling these on ebay. http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&rd=1&item=320176739020&ssPageName=STRK:MESE:IT&ih=011
  15. Classified Archive
    Have a set of these collecting dust. Need to move them. Tires are OK for short term, but not for long term use. 112 x 5 bolt pattern. Don't remember offset. Had them on my B5 for a while. Looking for $300 plus shipping. Have a pic or 2 at http://webpages.charter.net/wtztips
  16. Wheel and Tire Forum
    In terms of quality, which company makes a better rim?
  17. Classified Archive
    I have for sale Borbet Type TD's i will have pics later on tonight i only have this pic right now on my ride im open for trades located in so cal 92683 prefer local but will ship under buyers expenses condition:7.5/10 Tires 70% on all 4 essenza's Type R driver side has this but got...
  18. Wheel and Tire Forum
    Can anyone comment on the quality of Borbet wheels? I'm looking for some stock wheels and am having a hard time finding anything available locally, I found these to be cheaper aftermarket that seem to be drilled to OE specs. I just want to be sure that I am not going to be buying softer rims...
  19. Wheel and Tire Forum
    I'm thinking about buying 17" alloy wheels for may 1.8T Passat Wagon. On www.tirerack.com, they sell "BORBET" and "SPORT EDITION" at an attractive price... Anyone with experience and/or opinion regarding these to wheels manufacturers would be welcomed. Also, are FALKEN tires any good? Thanks, BM
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