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      02-22-2014, 08:05 PM   #1
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Original te37..do you guys have to run hub centric rings

Ok you guys running original te37 NON SL...do you guys have to run hub centric rings???
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      02-22-2014, 11:20 PM   #2
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No, it's been years (I'm guessing 5+) since rings were needed for te37's.
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I needed rings.
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I needed rings.
how old are yours?
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how old are yours?
I bought them in 2012 from a vendor on here. Don't know when they were manufactured but they were brand new in the box still. Vibrated badly on first drive, perfect with rings.
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I bought a set of 18" TE37's in March or April of '13 and did not need rings.
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I bought them in 2012 from a vendor on here. Don't know when they were manufactured but they were brand new in the box still. Vibrated badly on first drive, perfect with rings.
Spoke to another vendor and it was stated the og te37 do require rings..strange
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I bought a set of 18" TE37's in March or April of '13 and did not need rings.
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Running rings as well. TE37s are from 2011.
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Spoke to another vendor and it was stated the og te37 do require rings..strange
Maybe I was just unlucky. Even if they aren't hub centric, rings are a quick fix.

Edit: misread your post but still rings aren't a big deal.
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Running rings as well. TE37s are from 2011.
Looking as if its true...OG te's need rings....
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Maybe I was just unlucky. Even if they aren't hub centric, rings are a quick fix.
It was just throwing me off that the new SL do not require them but tue og's do...
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No, it's been years (I'm guessing 5+) since rings were needed for te37's.
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Hmmmmmm.... OG TE37's (not SL's). No rings.

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Hmmmmmm.... OG TE37's (not SL's). No rings.

Wow brother not sure why you changed it up...they look great...e88 look good to though
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Wow brother not sure why you changed it up...they look great...e88 look good to though
I didn't love the look and I had a local cash buyer so I sold them after about a week...
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Wow brother not sure why you changed it up...they look great...e88 look good to though
Slicer is a baller, keeps his wheels for no longer than 2-3 months. No reason to challenge him.
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Hahah... I just like to switch things up to keep the car interesting. It's cheaper than buying a new car
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I have OG TEs and they required very thin rings. I got them used so not sure of the manufacture date.
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You are right on that
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