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#954989 - 03/20/11 10:23 PM ford rim on mopar or vice -versa
SSAAHemiFan Offline
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I looked at so many rims over the last week I have confused myself, I think #1 is correct??.

Is it

#1 - a ford rim can be used on a mopar.

OR

#2 a mopar rim can be used on a ford.

The reason I ask is I am looking at a set of these for the rear of my project.

They are offered in ford or gm size and are not returnable once ordered

Thanks


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#954990 - 03/20/11 10:26 PM Re: ford rim on mopar or vice -versa [Re: SSAAHemiFan]
Frankenduster Offline
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Its the center hub register that is the issue. Fords used a SMALLER wheel bearing, so FORD wheels fit Fords. The Mopar wheels have a larger center hub.
SHORT answer: Ford fits Ford
Mopar fits both.

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#954991 - 03/20/11 10:26 PM Re: ford rim on mopar or vice -versa [Re: SSAAHemiFan]
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Mopar can be used on a Ford but if the center register is properly sized for the Ford the rim won"t fit a Mopar....
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#954992 - 03/20/11 11:07 PM Re: ford rim on mopar or vice -versa [Re: 1_WILD_RT]
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I used a set of Ford Mustang Rims on an 80 Volare. All I had to do was get a drum sander on my drill and open up the center hole just a little bit.
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