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Postby KaferMann » Mon Nov 05, 2012 6:25 pm

dropped ghia front end with drop spindles 2 1/2".....what is the maximum/minimum tire i can run to obtain clearance from rubbing inside front fenders? Anyone?
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Re: tire size

Postby Mason » Mon Nov 05, 2012 9:28 pm

Depends on what wheels you are running , offset, diameter width
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Re: tire size

Postby KaferMann » Tue Nov 06, 2012 4:07 am

ok i have the stock wheels....15x4.5...running 165 tires
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Re: tire size

Postby vdubjim » Thu Nov 08, 2012 6:19 pm

i would say anything from 135, 145, 165 (if you dont turn hard) 165/50, 155/60, 175/55.
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Re: tire size

Postby 69ghia » Fri Nov 09, 2012 11:59 am

On my '69 ghia I was rinning stock rims with 135 tires no problem. Stock beam with lowered spindles. No rub issues full turn radius.
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Re: tire size

Postby vdubjim » Fri Nov 09, 2012 4:28 pm

OH and i would advise against 135/145s. Your fist is bigger than the tread contact patch.
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