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MildBill



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Join date : 2018-05-10
Location : Murray Ky

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PostSubject: New shoes on my wagon   New shoes on my wagon Icon_minitimeMon Apr 22, 2019 8:24 pm

Finally got a matching set of wheels and tires on my wagon. 255/60/15 Mastercraft on some 15x8 rallies I had. The left rear clears , but the right rear has slight rubbing???  Should I trim the fender well , which also is the mount surface for the trim?New shoes on my wagon 57852413
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PostSubject: Re: New shoes on my wagon   New shoes on my wagon Icon_minitimeTue Apr 23, 2019 7:32 pm

You can trim, or, you can center the body.
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1993 Roady-man

1993 Roady-man

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Location : Hogansburg, Ny 13655

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PostSubject: Re: New shoes on my wagon   New shoes on my wagon Icon_minitimeFri May 10, 2019 10:04 pm

Love that look
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PostSubject: Re: New shoes on my wagon   New shoes on my wagon Icon_minitimeMon May 13, 2019 10:26 pm

for some reason all wagons bodies are slightly shifted to the left maike clearance on the pass side rear tighter that the driver's side. I had a set of 15x8 with 4 in back space and 255s and ran them on 4 different wagons. Every one would rub on a right hand turn anywhere over about 3mph.

I went down to 235 tire and under spirited driving (ahem) it would rub on right turns. Swapped to a stock SS rims which had more backspace and the problem went away.

You can roll the lip on the pass side for clearance (easy way) or as mentioned, re-center the body for that 1/2 inch difference (big PITA).
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