<VV> Concentric wheel spacer necessary?
sethracer at aol.com
Wed Nov 29 20:47:16 EST 2017
It was a good day - then the wheels fell off. - Seth
From: FrankDuVal via VirtualVairs <virtualvairs at corvair.org>
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Sent: Wed, Nov 29, 2017 5:29 pm
Subject: Re: <VV> Concentric wheel spacer necessary?
Curious, do these use the spin on knock-offs like the OEM wire wheels?
Are the CCW knockoffs on the correct side?
Did the knock-off spinner come loose, or did the lug nuts back off?
I lost a wheel one day in two city blocks. One of those lessons you
will never forget, ALWAYS tighten the lug nuts. Yes. I didn't...........
$600 chrome wheel later..... ouch
On 11/29/2017 10:18 AM, Byron LaMotte via VirtualVairs wrote:
> I feel I should weigh in on this. my 1964 Spyder has 16" Dayton wire wheel
> conversion. Recently the left rear wheel left the car at 60 mph. A little
> too much drama! Fortunately I was able to drive onto some grass with
> minimal damage and recovered the wheel. Now I have little confidence and
> wish to go back to bolt on wheels but can't find 4 lug wheels to my liking
> and it seems difficult to change over to 5 lug. Found some 15" wheels that
> I like but they are 5 lug.
> On Wed, Nov 29, 2017 at 2:14 AM, Hugo Miller via VirtualVairs <
> virtualvairs at corvair.org> wrote:
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