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Weird rims???

Just won these on ebay. Wondering what they might have come off of.



And, think they'll fit my '72 280SE?
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look for a stamping on the back..


and i want to guess your a member of hoodride.com

i know a guy with a bare metal mercedes.. its frign cool
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Yep, I'm a HoodRida. I saw that bare metal SEL that thing is killer.

So I'm new to the Mercedes, the first three # of the part number will tell me what model right? I haven't yet recieved the wheels so I can't look yet.

I just hope they're not some aftermarket wheel.
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First three of the PN should tell you, for example 123/126/107/108...

But I think those are aftermarket. Possibly Rial? I can't recall but I have seen them before.

1985 300TD, Lapisblau/blue Tex. 15" Centras, Alpine 7283,DaLan hitch, loud pipes
1994 S500 Coupe, flat black wrap, salvage beast for track use!

The infidels:
2003 Jaguar XJ Sport V8 black/black
1995 BMW 540i/6 black/tan

Former:
1993 500SEL black/black
1986 420SEL blue/navy
1984 380SL ivory/brown
1984 300D blue/navy
1983 280SE blue/grey
1983 300D Manila/palomino
1983 300D Astral/henna
1983 300D Astral/black
1981 300SD (farewell, old friend) Astral/black
1976 300D tan/tobacco
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Yeah, turns out they are late 80's early 90's aftermarket two-piece wheels. 16x8. Got them for $100. Probably not going to use them.
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