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  1. Wheels & Tires
    Hi All, Just trying to find out what size I can actually fit on my 1973. I've heard a few different answers so I'm just looking for a solid lead. Currently all 4 sitting on 215/75/r14. Thanks!
  2. Wheels & Tires
    Ordered some new wheels (16x8 -12 offset) and I'm trying to figure out what size tire to get. Looking to have a nice meaty A/T tire. I'm thinking of going with Falkens or BF Goodrich, but I just need to figure out what size to get for a good looking set up.
  3. Parts for sale
    I have a set of 14 inch wheels with new tires and 2 Chevrolet hub caps off my 67 elky. I’m selling them because they won’t fit over my new disc brakes, but the tires have barely ever been driven on. The tires cost 300 new but I’m selling the whole set of tires/wheels for 100 because I need them...
  4. Wheels & Tires
    I've had quite a bit of work done on my 1984 El Camino, a full drive train replacement with LS3, etc. I'm having vibration that begins while driving around 75 MPH and gets fairly substantial at 90, enough that I know better than to go further. The shop has chased the problem and believes it...
  5. Wheels & Tires
    My 1979 elco is lowered 3" in front and 2" in back. Front tires rub really bad now after drop spindles. They are 225/60r15 on a 7" wide wheel with 4" backspace. I just bought 205/60r15 to replace the 225s. Will this help? What size tires are you guys running in front on your lowered elkys??
  6. 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...
  7. Wheels & Tires
    Im going to be putting new wheels and tires on my 79 ec... I have 15x7 torqthrust for the front and 15x8 rims in the back. I want to put 225/60r15 on the front and 255/60r15 on te back. Will these fit fine with out rubbing??
  8. Performance Modifications
    I drive a 67 el camino with a disc brake conversion. Supposedly stock style spindle dropped 2 inches. This pushes out the tires about an inch further than stock. I bought the car like this and the previous owner couldn't give me any info as he also bought it like this and had no way to contact...
  9. 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...
  10. General BS Topics
    I ordered some 15x8 Cragar Quick Tricks for my 68, and I'm told a few different things about them- like the offset should be 0-20 and the Cragar 15x8's aren't in that range? Anyways, Discount tire says they will fit & has ordered them for me..they say they are being custom made (takes 2...
  11. 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...
  12. General BS Topics
    I recently put a set of 14" Monte Carlo wheels with the stock size tires on my Caballero. When I had th 15" Monto SS Wheels, I always ran about 32 lbs all around. I notice the sticker calls for 30lbs front and 35lbs rear. I noticed this after I made it the opposite, and it was hot out, so I...
  13. Wheels & Tires
    Im going to UTI right now and im able to align my tires at school for free. Does anyone have the Specs for 73 elco.? the outsides of my tires are wearing out quick. i stopped driving until i can get everything straightened out.
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