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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Sep 26th, 04, 05:50 AM Thread Starter
 
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A friend of mine has a 69 camaro and wants to know what size wheels and tires will fit his car without modification.The suspension is stock with the exception of being lowered 1 inch in the front.He has 15x7 ralleys on it now and ? size tires.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old Sep 26th, 04, 10:11 AM
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(rear) 17x9.5 (5.5" backspace custom) 5x4.75 pattern
(front) 17x8 (4.75" backspace 505-7863) 5x4.75 pattern

These will fit a 69 Camaro. As for Tires, I would recommend a 45 in the rear to fill a little better, many run this combination and are very happy with it:
Kumho ECSTA 711 (High Performance Summer) 320AA
235/45HR17 - $76 at Tirerack
255/45HR17 - $80 at Tirerack
Comes to $352 shipped

You can go 275/40R17 in rear if you really want to push it but will most likely need the rear quarter lips rolled.
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