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In my seemingly never-ending search for a tire/wheel combo that'll look decent on my car, I got to thinking today that maybe I oughta just change the ultra-skinny 14 x 5 Styled Steels (that I really like otherwise) to a set of 15 x 7 SS wheels!?
Anybody running them on their '65 or '66, and got pics???
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I'm running these wheels on my '66 FB, and they really look great. But I had front fender rubbing issues with 225/60 tires until I rebuilt the suspension and put in new springs (the old ones had a noticeable sag). Still get an occasional rub when I hit a bump with someone in the passenger seat. If I was going to do it over again, I would use 225/50 or 215/60 tires.

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Those look nice, They have a nice depth the original ones did not have.. I would make sure though that you have a correct speedo reading since you are radically changing the tire size..

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Hi, here are 3 pics of my 65:15x7 225/60's. I dropped the front 2" and rolled the front fenders for clearance. The tire height is the same as my original tires, so I did not have any problems with the speedo.
http://forums.vintage-mustang.com/forums/photopost486/data/500/25218IMG_0348-med.JPG
http://forums.vintage-mustang.com/forums/photopost486/data/500/25218IMG_0349-med.JPG
http://forums.vintage-mustang.com/forums/photopost486/data/500/25218IMG_0347a.JPG
 

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The car below is on 15x7s. I forget the tire sizing, sorry.

The front has been dropped about 1", and I'd recommend rolling the fenders some. Mine rubbed on speed bumps, up driveways etc.
 
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