Thinking Of Getting Rid Of These 15" Centra Wheels - Mercedes-Benz Forum

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-03-2010, 11:01 AM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Member
 
Date registered: Jan 2010
Vehicle: 1967 W110 Universal, 1980 W116 300SD
Location: Phoenix, AZ, USA
Posts: 232
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Thinking Of Getting Rid Of These 15" Centra Wheels

I think these wheels are too big and heavy for my 300SD. They're 15"X7" ET23 Centra wheels that were made in Germany. I am using them on my daily driver 1980 300SD but I want to go back to the original style 14" bundt wheels. These are the very rare "large star" version. I have never found another set for sale, ever.

They fit the W116, W123, W126, etc fine, but I also have the wheel spacers for them. I don't think they will clear the rear fender in the SL or SLC series.

These are heavy steel wheels. The chrome is showing age and flaking in spots (especially on the insides). The holes in the center caps where the lock screws go are a bit rough. One of the lock screws is missing but I have the other 3 and the lock tool. One of the star logos has the outer ring broken off.

What are they worth? I paid $200 for them after talking down the seller from $400. I know the center caps and stars are completely unobtainable as I have tried to find replacements. I might sell the caps by themselves if the price is right.


1967 W110 Universal Wagon, Turbo Diesel, Tail Fins, 4 Speed Manual Column Shift, A/C
1980 W116 300SD Turbo Diesel, DB479 Walnut Brown, Sunroof, Highly Optioned
Squiggle Dog is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-04-2010, 01:28 PM
BenzWorld Elite
 
MB_Mike's Avatar
 
Date registered: Feb 2010
Vehicle: 1987 560 SEL, 1989 500 SEL
Location: NY
Posts: 1,739
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
Nice wheels! GLWS

Last edited by MB_Mike; 10-04-2010 at 01:30 PM.
MB_Mike is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-05-2010, 03:20 PM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Member
 
Date registered: Jan 2010
Vehicle: 1967 W110 Universal, 1980 W116 300SD
Location: Phoenix, AZ, USA
Posts: 232
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
SOLD PENDING PAYMENT.

1967 W110 Universal Wagon, Turbo Diesel, Tail Fins, 4 Speed Manual Column Shift, A/C
1980 W116 300SD Turbo Diesel, DB479 Walnut Brown, Sunroof, Highly Optioned
Squiggle Dog is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > For Sale/Wanted/Trade/Giveaway

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











  • Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
     
    Thread Tools
    Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
    Email this Page Email this Page
    Display Modes
    Linear Mode Linear Mode



    Similar Threads
    Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
    getting rid of my '00 320 16" wheels/tires... Migue W163 M-Class 2 01-05-2010 06:37 PM
    Thinking of going from 18" to 19" wheels. Anyone advice? Barabus perhaps? Sg5845 R230 SL-Class 2 04-30-2009 11:43 AM
    FS rare 16" Centra chrome wheels and low profile goodyear 205/sr550/16 tires JJsAtoZatAz For Sale/Wanted/Trade/Giveaway 0 02-27-2009 09:34 AM
    thinking of getting rid of the old gal... ecriv W220 S-Class 10 03-05-2007 05:34 PM
    thinking of 18" or up to 20" tires &wheels this spring rjchristensen W140 S-Class 12 12-12-2006 02:27 PM

    Posting Rules  
    You may post new threads
    You may post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is On
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are On
    Pingbacks are On
    Refbacks are On

     

    Title goes here

    close
    video goes here
    description goes here. Read Full Story
    For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome