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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old Jul 27th, 14, 05:58 AM Thread Starter
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Tire size?

Getting close to the end of my restore… but having tire issues. I have a pair of 215/65/15s in front and 255/65/15s in the back… Love the stance but the front right is hitting the fender well bolt on every bridge bump . OUCH I have a Hotchkis sport suspension BB 2" front drop and 1.5" rear. I am looking for a set of used front tires to try before I buy new. and suggestion on aha size to try?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old Jul 29th, 14, 10:45 PM
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Re: Tire size?

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What year ?
what's the backspacing?
is it the top guard bolt? if so get a rounded flush mount bolt .

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old Jul 30th, 14, 05:23 AM
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Re: Tire size?

Before doing that try using button-head bolts in the fender instead of the standard head. I made that change and now it only rubs on the most extreme bumps.

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old Jul 31st, 14, 04:07 PM
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Re: Tire size?

Sounds like the backspacing of the wheel isn't right.

Is the tire hitting the outer fender lip ?

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