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Patrick English
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 7:53 am    Post subject: 13 inch rims on type 3 Reply with quote

Will 13's clear the calipers on a type 3?if not what about 14's?I tried a search and all I could find were threads on bugs.
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 1:08 pm    Post subject: Re: 13 inch rims on type 3 Reply with quote

it will depend on the wheel itself, but 14inch original (real) Porsche fuchs fit a type 3 well
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 8:38 pm    Post subject: Re: 13 inch rims on type 3 Reply with quote

I had steel 13" wheels with factory offset and they weren't even close to clearing disk brakes when I converted over.

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 9:00 pm    Post subject: Re: 13 inch rims on type 3 Reply with quote

slalombuggy wrote:
I had steel 13" wheels with factory offset and they weren't even close to clearing disk brakes when I converted over.

brad


So you converted to drum brakes to run the 13's?or you used other wheels?
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 9:01 pm    Post subject: Re: 13 inch rims on type 3 Reply with quote

Erik G wrote:
it will depend on the wheel itself, but 14inch original (real) Porsche fuchs fit a type 3 well


Alrighty.thanks.
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 31, 2019 9:54 pm    Post subject: Re: 13 inch rims on type 3 Reply with quote

I ran different wheels and went to R compound tires instead of slicks
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