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Old 09-13-2004, 04:06   #1 (permalink)
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steel wheel mods

Hello Guys


I was given a set of 15 inch 4stud steel rims. is it posible to redrill the stud holes to suit my cars studs.


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Old 09-13-2004, 06:11   #2 (permalink)
 
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You probably can, but I wouldn't do it with steel rims. They could crack because they are made for specific stud patterns.
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hmmm have to find out i fought they just weld up the old holes etc.
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Cheaper to get some EL 15inch steelies.

There's a lot more to it than welding up the old holes, like offset, width...
I doubt you would find any work shop that would do it.
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i'd say you'd be better off going to a rim shop and asking them if they've got any lying around and try to do a swap or throw them a bit of cash, it'd be cheaper by a fair way still.
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Dodgy, thats all i can say....no offence
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Dodgy, thats all i can say....no offence
And don't forget, UNROADWORTHY!
If you want 15" steel/interceptor type rims for the Escort, get some 15x6 Saab rims from a Saab wrecker, fits Escorts as they have same stud pattern.
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