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Old 05-02-2007, 06:24 AM
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My 60 tbird has 15" wheels. I'm going to put stock 14" wheels and caps. Is it going to be much of a difference, looks and driving?
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Old 05-02-2007, 06:47 AM
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In looks it will look lower and better. I have driven Squarebirds with 15 and 14 inch wheels. There is not much difference in handling.
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I would agree that there is not much difference in handling between the two sizes. I too changed and the only difference was to adjust the mirrors.

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Any regrets going to 14" wheels?
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I just put radials on my ragtop and the original size was not available so I have 14s. The speedometer is off by about 3mph at 60mph. They look great. -LEON
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14s are great unless yu have put on disc brakes then you will have to buy mustang 14s to clear your calipers.
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What is the difference in the mustang wheels?
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I have a tall bias ply 14" spare tire that has never been on the ground. It appears the same height as the 15" radials that are on the car. It probably depends on what height the sidewalls are.
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strange -- my birds standard tires are 800 x 14s still have the originol spare in trunk never hit the ground.....shafe
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What is the difference in the mustang wheels?
They flair out on the inside sinstead of hugging the drum. Therefore they clear the calipers. I painted mine red and put on Coker wide whites and the original wheel covers, Looks sweet.
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