Well I took mine off for all of the same reason ya'll have mentioned.
Damage, Pitting, Salt, Performance tires, and Tire life.
But one of the main reason was, IT COLD!
If I had my 18" chrome on I would have to clean them everytime
I stop due to the show and salt to keep them looking good. That
why you by chrome for. For the Look! And I'm not going to freeze
trying to keep them BLANG BLANG. So to keep from catching frost
bite I changed to the stock and I can clean them when I clean the
So Fresh & So Clean, aka Chi-Town Bonne. 2000 SE:
Tint, Dual exhast, Pioneer 6x9 speakers, Kenwood 10 disc changer, Cleared Front Signal lights, Red Signal Side Mirror Lights, Painted Bright red caliphers,18" Zenetti Five Chrome wheels w/ 235 50 18 BF Goodwrench G Force tires, and a DEI 2 way Remote start & alarm.