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Shipping 21' Grey Turbine Rims & Tires

Discussion in 'Model S: Ordering, Production, Delivery' started by Ari Yella, Jan 14, 2017.

  1. Ari Yella

    Ari Yella New Member

    Mar 12, 2016
    Portland, OR
    Hi there, wondering if anyone has shipped these cross country before and would have any particular methods of shipping they recommend? I tried going through Shipnex air, but it seems the weight of the rims/tires is beyond what is allowable.

    Would air/ground freight be a better option? Open to folks advice who have done this successfully. I am trying to ship them from Oregon to Arizona.

    Thank you!
  2. NOLA_Mike

    NOLA_Mike Grouchy

    May 11, 2013
    Hammond, LA
    The last time I received wheels + tires shipped from The Tire Rack (admittedly, it was a long time ago) they came via UPS. Card board cutouts covering the front and back of wheel/tire secured with heavy duty straps.

    Looked just like this:

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