Author Topic: Would these rims fit a 70-81 Trans am?  (Read 794 times)

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Offline angry76

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Would these rims fit a 70-81 Trans am?
« on: June 21, 2011, 08:24:21 PM »
Just wondering.......looking for a second set of wheels/tires to switch out with the honeycombs.  I wouldnt pay that much, thats the only thing.
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Offline ponchonutty

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Re: Would these rims fit a 70-81 Trans am?
« Reply #1 on: June 21, 2011, 08:50:15 PM »
I doubt it.  The offset would be completely wrong with out some sort of spacers and then, it'd be pretty hard on the bearings.
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Offline ih8z28s

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Re: Would these rims fit a 70-81 Trans am?
« Reply #2 on: June 21, 2011, 09:30:28 PM »
Theyvwould fit a 4th gen better then a 2nd gen, like ponchonutty said, you would definetly need spacers.
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