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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old Jul 18th, 03, 02:00 AM Thread Starter
 
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hey guys got a 67 with 15x3 mickey thompson skinnys on the front i want to go to a wider tire and rim (15) any recomendations for rim sizes and back space & tire sizes. there are disc brakes. pictures or input would be appreciated thanks........ [img]graemlins/thumbsup.gif[/img]

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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old Jul 18th, 03, 03:17 AM
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Popular choice...15X7 4.5" B.S. w/ 235/60/15 tires.
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My 15x7's with 4.5" BS rub at full lock (not bad though) with 235/60-15. But I am moving to 17's.

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My 15x7 w/4.25" BS with 235/60/15's don't rub at all on my '67.


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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old Jul 18th, 03, 06:19 AM
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web page I have 15x5's w/ 3.5" b.s., and 205/60's in these pics.No problems at all. Old wheels were 15x7's w/ 3.5" b.s.

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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old Jul 18th, 03, 04:17 PM
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15x7 factory rallyes seem to work well,
i have 205/70/r15 front at moment, 26.3 aprox height
may try 225/65/r15 26.5 height

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