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wheel tire combo size?
12-11-2004, 08:02 PM
I was wondering if anybody would happen to know what size of crager ss wheels( i want to go 15x as wide as i can) and tire combo I can put on my 71 nova, without tubing it. If anyone could help i'd appreciate it. Thanks.
12-13-2004, 11:46 PM
15x8 with 5 inches of backspacing. I have these rims on the back of my 71 Nova and run 26/10/15 slicks on them without rubbing. Your going to have to switch to a skinner (no air shocks) in the back though. Im on a stock width rear and I literally can't fit ANYTHING bigger without rubbing on the fender. Really look good to how the tires tuck way up under the fenders too.
Edit: Also with this combination you can SAFELY run a 245/60/15 tire and probably squeeze a 255/60/15 tire in there as well.
12-14-2004, 09:15 PM
thats what i want to do with my car, but im only 16, struggle to scrape up money to drive it to school. Spent all my summer job money on buying my car and cant find a part time job to get more.
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