335 Rear Tires on a 2003 Cobra with IRS? - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Forum Ford Forum

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
ยป Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Fordforums Community > USENET NewsGroups > rec.autos.makers.ford.mustang
Register Home Forum Active Topics Photo Gallery Auto Loans Garage Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

FordForums.com is the premier Ford Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-07-2006, 12:01   #1 (permalink)
Steve Bell
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
335 Rear Tires on a 2003 Cobra with IRS?

Hello everyone,

I am looking for help with probably one of the oldest questions about IRS
Cobras. I am going with Ford Racing FR500 18" wheels this Spring and I would
like to go with 335's in the rear and 275's in the front. The question I
have is all the suppliers say " IRS modifications needed". Does anyone know
exactly what mods are needed? Are there spacers or something involved?

Secondly, I have about had it with the wheel hop as I am trying to burn up
my existing Goodyear's. Can anyone suggest some mods to the IRS to help
eliminate wheel hop? Once again, there seems to be a million solutions and
they are all different. I just want to do it right the first time when I
change everything out so I have no surprises.

Thanks in advance,

Steve

'03 Cobra Drop Top


  Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 01-07-2006, 16:01   #2 (permalink)
cprice@here.com
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: 335 Rear Tires on a 2003 Cobra with IRS?

Steve Bell wrote:

> Hello everyone,
>
> I am looking for help with probably one of the oldest questions about IRS
> Cobras. I am going with Ford Racing FR500 18" wheels this Spring and I would
> like to go with 335's in the rear and 275's in the front. The question I
> have is all the suppliers say " IRS modifications needed". Does anyone know
> exactly what mods are needed? Are there spacers or something involved?
>
> Secondly, I have about had it with the wheel hop as I am trying to burn up
> my existing Goodyear's. Can anyone suggest some mods to the IRS to help
> eliminate wheel hop? Once again, there seems to be a million solutions and
> they are all different. I just want to do it right the first time when I
> change everything out so I have no surprises.
>
> Thanks in advance,
>
> Steve
>
> '03 Cobra Drop Top
>
>


315 tires on a 10-10.5" rim should fit on the ass end. I would suggest
posting your question in one of the 'Terminator' forums on
www.svtperformance.com ;

http://www.svtperformance.com/forums...splay.php?f=81

You'll get the odd Terminator owner in here, but svtperformance is
likely to provide a 100+ Terminator owner audience that are awesome
about chiming in.
  Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2006, 05:01   #3 (permalink)
Steve Bell
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: 335 Rear Tires on a 2003 Cobra with IRS?

Thanks for the advice.


  Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Fordforums Community > USENET NewsGroups > rec.autos.makers.ford.mustang



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are Off
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:14.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.