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Old 09-16-2014, 06:01 PM
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Default Rim size 1960

I just purchased a 1960 Tbird with no spare tire/rim. I know it's a 5 on 4 1/2 bolt pattern and a 14 inch rim. The local junk yard was not able to cross reference a rim from a newer car. Any ideas on what cars from the 90's to present are interchangeable?
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Old 09-16-2014, 06:12 PM
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Ford Ranger 14" rims will fit just fine. They're the easiest to find.

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Who knew! Thanks!
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Old 09-17-2014, 01:35 AM
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The rims we use are wider. Look for any Mustang, Granada, Lincoln Versailes, Chrysler or a host of other rims that are 6.5" wide X 14 diameter from cars with disk brakes. They must be 5-hole on 4-1/2" bolt pattern.

One of my rim shops opened his Hollander books and found a lot of rims from various cars and trucks. He crossed a 14" Granada rim. The most desirable are rims that have center 'bumps' for dog dish hubcaps. Just about all of them will hold the OEM 'sunburst' full hubcap. - Dave
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