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Alloy Wheel Repairs - Edinburgh Area

Both my front alloys have damaged rims due to potholes, and they're letting air out especially if I park the car with the damaged part of the rim at the bottom, weight of the car forcing the air out i guess.

Anyway, does anyone know anyone who can repair damaged alloys in or around the Edinburgh Area. Saw a recommendation on a Subaru forum (ouch!! - sorry no offence) of a place in Newbattle near Dalkeith but they seem to no longer be in business.

Any help would be grateful as twice daily visits to the local Petrol Station for an air hose are getting a little tedious, I'm beginning to feel like Alan Partridge in the Linton Travel Tavern - almost a permanent resident, I'm now getting a wave and good morning from the staff.
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my personal opinion is to replace the alloys ,repairing of alloys IMHO is a no no! you cant see the hair line cracks with naked eye unless they are either x rayed or die pened(only surface cracks)
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They sound fooked to me, I would replace them if the tyre bead seating area is damaged/ must be 'cos air is coming out.
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