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Dumb Wheel Question?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by firefighter184, Feb 11, 2006.

  1. firefighter184

    firefighter184 1/2 ton status

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    Might be a dumb question, but why does my wheel, stamped 15x8, actually measure 16 1/4? They all do. Edumacate me fellas.
     
  2. DEMON44

    DEMON44 Low-Tech Redneck

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    Don't measure the bead lip. Only bead seat to bead seat, you'll find that more accurate.
     
  3. NoReGrEtS

    NoReGrEtS 1/2 ton status

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    I beleave they measure them from bead seat to bead seat and not from the outer lip too outer lip
     

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