Drove through a pothole? Drove onto the sidewalk? If your car has alloy wheels, this usually results in a bent or damaged wheel. But that no longer mean the wheel has to be replaced at high cost, it can instead be repaired by any of the wheel repairs specialists in our directory, at a much lower cost, saving car owners thousands of Rands
Alloy wheels are wheels that are made from an alloy of aluminium or magnesium. Alloys are mixtures of a metal and other elements. They generally provide greater strength over pure metals, which are usually much softer and more ductile – which is why they bend if you drive into an obstable. Alloys of aluminium or magnesium are typically lighter for the same strength, provide better heat conduction, and often produce improved cosmetic appearance over steel wheels.
Alloy wheels are also commonly known as “mags” or “rims”, and the word “mags” comes from the use of magnesium alloys in these wheels
Typical wheel repairs include the following:
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