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mike639 01-06-2013 06:56 PM

Unknown Hubcaps
A brand new set of 4 of the hub caps fell into my lap and I have no idea what they are for. Maybe you guys could help me out?


poncho62 01-06-2013 07:11 PM

Thats a Cadillac badge....not sure what year.....

496CHEVY3100 01-06-2013 07:29 PM

it looks like a hubcap a freinds 47 cadalliac has ,does it have locks on valve stem

66GMC 01-06-2013 07:38 PM


Originally Posted by poncho62 (Post 1631551)
Thats a Cadillac badge....not sure what year.....

Are you sure Poncho?

This one seems to go back as far as at least 1947.

1971BB427 01-06-2013 07:47 PM

Not a Cadillac, it's probably DeSoto. Probably around '51-'52 era.

496CHEVY3100 01-06-2013 08:08 PM

click on gm hubcap id ,it shows ALL gm hubcaps from 30 to date including Cadalliac

66GMC 01-06-2013 08:53 PM

Lyon aftermarket hubcap!
(Part# 97098 it looks like!)

Found it on the HAMB.

After finding it you can Google "Lyon hubcap" and find lots of other pics and info.


Kustomrama has a breif blurb on the company history.

It looks like you've stumbled upon a rare find indeed!
Probably worth a small fortune to the right buyer.

cobalt327 01-07-2013 01:31 AM


Originally Posted by mike639 (Post 1631547)

Kustom GOLD!! Un-freaking-believeable condition- makes me think they're being repop'ed.

Why can't I ever be in the right place at the right time to score like that??:smash:

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