Wheel Size - Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board
Hotrodders.com -- Hot Rod Forum



Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Unanswered Posts Auto Escrow Insurance Auto Loans
Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board > Tech Help> Suspension - Brakes - Steering
User Name
Password
lost password?   |   register now

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 06-03-2012, 09:31 AM
Mac88's Avatar
"Drive It Until It Breaks"
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: North Carolina
Age: 40
Posts: 192
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Wheel Size

I have the chance to get a set of Cobra Wheels (Polished) for my 88 Mustang GT. Two of the wheels are 17x10 and the other two are 17x9. My question is would these scrub, and how far would they stick out? I dont want them sticking far out from the fender well l, and I would assume that it would'nt be that big of a difference, and it would'nt give that drag car wide rear narrow front look. I thought it was a good deal for $200 since the wheels are in very good condition, but if they wont fit my car, I guess it will be a good deal for someone else. Any suggestions or advice?

    Advertisement
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 06-03-2012, 10:35 AM
S10 Racer's Avatar
http://www.warsprints.com
 

Last journal entry: W.A.R. (Wingless Auto Racing) Sprint Car Racing
Last photo:
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: At The Dirt Tracks
Age: 55
Posts: 1,935
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 4
Thanked 73 Times in 65 Posts
You will need to measure the backspace on the wheels to know how far they will stick out from the fender. As far as rubbing, that depends on what profile tire you plan on using.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Recent Suspension - Brakes - Steering posts with photos

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name (usually not your first and last name), your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
what is the best tire size for a wheel size? wave1957 Hotrodding Basics 16 11-30-2011 07:58 PM
Tire size vs. wheel size Ratdoggy General Rodding Tech 7 11-11-2009 08:00 AM
What size wheel chevellenut General Rodding Tech 0 01-12-2007 11:11 PM
wheel size erythnul Suspension - Brakes - Steering 1 06-26-2005 11:48 AM
wheel size erythnul Suspension - Brakes - Steering 0 06-05-2005 03:22 PM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:27 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
Copyright Hotrodders.com 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.