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  1. Tire/Rim Rub on Control Arm

    Wheels & Tires
    Hey everyone, Im running into a problem with wheel and tire fitment on a 1982 El Camino previously with a v6 and currently swapping it for a Chevy 350. Currently the car has 14" rims with 3.5" backspacing (not sure on width but definitly on the smaller side) and 215 series width tires. The...
  2. Rims, Tires, and backspacing on a 70?

    Wheels & Tires
    Greetings all, I would like some opinions on how wide I can go on my El Camino. It will be lowered 2" all the way around. I will be running 18" rims. Backs: What is the max width and backspacing do I need to look for? Fronts: Same. I want to run a stock height(or close) tire with max width...
  3. Searching for Center Caps!

    Wheels & Tires
    Lost one of my center caps for my rims. I noticed these were "Special Edition" Cadillac center caps. Found a site with the aftermarket Chevy specifically for the El Camino (kind of costly), just wanted to know if anyone had a set laying around willing to sell. Thanks in advance! These...
  4. What color should I paint wheels 1982 el camino

    Body Restoration
    Going to paint these wheels. My dad owns a powder coating shop so it will be most convenient to get them painted there. However, it will only be one color. I'm thinking a silver color, since he has a nice lot of silvers to choose from. What do you guys think?
  5. Original Rims Question

    Wheels & Tires
    If someone has a picture of the rims that are original to a 1980 El Camino Conquesta i would really appreciate it. Also any other information that can be supplied like: cost, size, etc. Would be very much appreciated.
  6. Putting 24s on the 78

    Wheels & Tires
    I know that most of you would not aprove of this, but i feel this is the only place i can get some real help, from real people. I really want to put some nice irocs on my elco and ive decided that i want to go with 24's, I know (donk donk). i need to know what kind of lift i would need. a...
  7. 16" wheels

    Parts for sale
    Hey guys, i need to get rid of my 16" rims. The inner lip is rubbing on my upper control arms after the front suspension was rebuilt by the previous owner. they have P225/75R15's all around but they will need to be replaced, though they are drivable. I will send pics on request. I would like to...
  8. rims????????

    Tips & Tricks
    hey guys i have a 76 camino and its time to put some wheels on it. i dont know what size i should go with. i was thinking eaither 15s or 17s. i dont know what width to go with eaither. oppinions please!!!!!
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