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Old 07-15-2012, 08:00 AM
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Some guys just like the look of chrome wheels so I still see them on some of the older cars..One of the things about steering design is that it is desirable to have the center of the tire as close as possible to the centerline of the kingpin or ball joints as possible..when we reverse the wheel it moves the center of the tire out away from the steering axis and makes the steering a bit really find out about this on a car with manual steering..

I have tried most all of it and now do what is known to work..
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