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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old Aug 13th, 08, 09:51 AM Thread Starter
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Tallest Tire for 69??

Looking for the tallest Slick I can put under my 69 I have 4.5 b/s wheels 8 inch diameter, wanting to put a 30x9 slick under it, will it fit??

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Re: Tallest Tire for 69??

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Looking for the tallest Slick, wanting to put a 30x9 slick under it, will it fit??

No!.....A 28" diameter slick is the maximum!
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Re: Tallest Tire for 69??

I have adjustable shackles on it I wonder if they will fit if I take them up a hole.

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Looking for the tallest Slick I can put under my 69 I have 4.5 b/s wheels 8 inch diameter, wanting to put a 30x9 slick under it, will it fit??
I bet them 8" DIAMETER wheels look sweet!
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No!.....A 28" diameter slick is the maximum!
I agree. I had to raise my car to put on 275/60's. They are 28'' tall. I think 30'' may be too much.

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