cheapest way to ship tires & rims?

  • rnch

    Posts: 11524

    Jan 25, 2011 8:45 PM GMT
    i'm trying to find the cheapest way to ship 4 tires/rims for my car, from chandler, AZ to new orleans, LA.

    the four tires/rims weigh about 32 pounds each.

    suggestions, please?
  • SwimBIkeRun94...

    Posts: 480

    Jan 25, 2011 9:16 PM GMT
    I shipped rims/tires from Chicago to LA. I taped some cardboard to protect the rim surfaces and brought them to FedEx Kinkos. I think it cost about $30/each? This was back in 2006 when oil was quite a bit cheaper.
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    Jan 25, 2011 9:48 PM GMT
    FedFex offers freight shipping now. You might want to contact them and ask what items or weight class qualifies as "freight". If they say wheels/tire are ok, then at least you can ship them all at once. I think the max weight you can ship through UPS is 75lbs.