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20" Sonic Carbon Wheels

Discussion in 'Model X: Ordering, Production, Delivery' started by Leftysmasher, May 1, 2018.

  1. Leftysmasher

    Leftysmasher Member

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    Just placed an order for a new X with 20" sonic carbon wheels. But I am thinking of switching the design back to 20" standard wheels and just getting the wheels powder coated after delivery thereby saving me an extra $2K.

    Is there any difference between the 20" standard wheels and the 20" sonic carbon wheels aside from color?

    To me it doesn't look like there is but maybe good to verify.

    Thanks.
     
  2. pkodali

    pkodali Banned

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    No there isn't. I would honestly just get different 20 inch wheels. BTW, did you remember to use a referral code? If not, PM me
     
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  3. zackmilo

    zackmilo 2.2M+ Youtube views on my Model 3

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    No difference. Powdercoat them the exact same color, it will last longer as it is 5 times thicker, and wax them after you get it so protection and shinier.
     
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  4. BluePhoton

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    BTW - What type of company does powder coating of wheels?
    (a detailer?)
     
  5. pkodali

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    Usually, there are specific powder coating shops or a lot of specialized wheel shops will do them
     
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  6. BluePhoton

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    Thanks - I've never been that interested in cars... and then along came Tesla...
     
  7. pkodali

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    Lol I'm in the exact same boat as you
     

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