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post #1 of (permalink) Old 09-23-2003, 08:54 AM Thread Starter
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This was added so when a search is done all questions should be answered........

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To the left is your backspacing....to the right your frontspacing. the line in the middle is where the wheel mounts to the axle.

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post #2 of (permalink) Old 09-23-2003, 06:36 PM
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Re: Backspacing

Back spacing (or offset) is the biggest problem with getting wheels at the salvage yard. That's why you have to match up the stamping letters that are by the valve core hole on a steel wheel and cast into the back on an aluminum wheel. People will trash a wheel and go to a salvage yard thinking they're all the same. Big time handling problems..

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Re: Backspacing

Good thinking Sparty! Now, to get people to actually use the search function...
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