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Re: [T3] wheel specs


Are the Specs the same on the 1968 swing axle rear end?
Cary



At 10:10 PM 8/30/01 -0700, Shad Laws wrote:
>Hey Jason-
>
>The "IRS" T3 has a 46mm offset on 4.5" rims, which the same as a Ghia but
>different from a bug.  EMPI 8-spoke rims are 5.5" and have an offset that is
>almost identical.  All 914 alloys (Fuch, Mahle, and Pedrini) are 5.5" and
>have an offset that is approx. 1/4" larger than stock, so to keep the exact
>same offset you need 1/4" spacer plates.  I'm not sure about 5.5"
>stock-looking wheels.
>
>The bolt pattern is 4x100mm.  I *think* the bolts themselves are 14mm.
>
>Take care,
>Shad
>
>> Does anybody have the specs for 5.5 inch stock-type 4-lug wheels?
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>> I need to know the offset, lug spacing, etc. so that I can determine the
>compatibility with other aftermarket wheels such as Toyota, Volvo, etc.
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>> Thanks.
>>
>> Jason
>> 68 Notch
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