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Old Nov 6th, 2012, 03:35 PM
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just got a 2006 mini one and looking for some new wheels, such as something off an old bmw or something, however i realise that theyre 5 stud and mini are 4, is there anything to remedy this? such as converters?

sorry if its a stupid questions but its my first car and i dont really know anything about wheels

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Old Nov 6th, 2012, 04:25 PM
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sorry if its a stupid questions but its my first car and i dont really know anything about wheels

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Most important thing about wheels is they need to be round ones.

Not as daft as it sounds, especially if you buy secondhand, check they havent been kerb or buckled.
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just got a 2006 mini one and looking for some new wheels, such as something off an old bmw or something, however i realise that theyre 5 stud and mini are 4, is there anything to remedy this? such as converters?

You can buy 4 to 5 bolt wheel adapters but why incur the added expense when there are so many OEM and aftermarket wheel choices?
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There are so many secondhand and new aftermarket Mini wheels available in various sizes, I would stick with those with all the correct offsets, etc.
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