BADASS of New England

An automobile club for the enthusiast who enjoys the last of the big GM cars. The rear wheel drive B and D bodys. Chevrolet Impala SS, Caprice, 9C1, Buick Roadmaster, Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser, Cadillac Fleetwood
 
HomeHome  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Log in
Username:
Password:
Log in automatically: 
:: I forgot my password
Who is online?
In total there is 1 user online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 1 Guest :: 1 Bot

None

Most users ever online was 101 on Fri Nov 27, 2015 1:40 pm
Latest topics
» 95 9c1 Maine state police car
Yesterday at 9:28 am by No Moa

» 1994 Roadmaster sedan
Wed Mar 15, 2017 1:37 pm by 95brmw

» 96 9C1
Sat Mar 11, 2017 1:30 pm by Cadet57

» 94 RMS 60k miles and 94 FWB with 76k for sale
Thu Mar 09, 2017 12:03 pm by CrashMaster

» Harness wanted
Mon Mar 06, 2017 5:43 pm by No Moa

» WANTED DR side Exhaust manifold
Sun Feb 26, 2017 8:32 pm by Tomz9C1

» 9c1/SS rear disc brakes
Wed Feb 22, 2017 4:06 pm by MalibuSSwagon

» Badass Cruise 2017
Wed Feb 22, 2017 10:34 am by MalibuSSwagon

» This forum needs a pulse check.... pics included
Tue Feb 21, 2017 8:52 pm by sdstick

Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
March 2017
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
CalendarCalendar

Share | 
 

 Rim Help

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Rim Help   Tue Jan 12, 2016 5:02 pm

So I am looking for tires and rims for the wagon. Not sure what I want, but I do not see much out there for our cars anymore. And forget finding a white wall 235/70/15 tire. They do not exist. I want to upgrade from the stock 225/75 so I started looking at the Cadillac size, but there is nothing. Anyone know where I can look? Discount tire direct or tirerack have been useless.

Thanks.

_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
Ironfistdog

avatar

Posts : 2124
Join date : 2011-01-11
Age : 35
Location : Warren, MA

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 12, 2016 7:46 pm

https://www.cokertire.com/p225-75r15-american-classic-1-6-whitewall-tire.html?utm_source=google_shopping&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=%7Bkeyword%7D&utm_content=700215&gclid=CPj8su3GpcoCFcgXHwodH_UNfw
Back to top Go down
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 12, 2016 8:19 pm

Ironfistdog wrote:
https://www.cokertire.com/p225-75r15-american-classic-1-6-whitewall-tire.html?utm_source=google_shopping&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=%7Bkeyword%7D&utm_content=700215&gclid=CPj8su3GpcoCFcgXHwodH_UNfw
Indigo, I should have mentioned that I did not want to spend that kind of money per tire. I think I found my tires. hankook Optimo H724 tires in a 225/75/15 size. I can get all 4 shipped to the door for under $300. Just need to figure out the wheels. Maybe painted tan with the wires put back on.

_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
silverfox103

avatar

Posts : 1479
Join date : 2009-01-25
Age : 22
Location : Littleton, NH & St. Simons Island, GA

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 12, 2016 8:52 pm

Hi Bill

Is this where you found them?

http://www.walmart.com/ip/Hankook-Optimo-H724-Tire-P225-75R15/17792285

Maybe getting them through WalMart, might be a little easier.  I saved the link as that is what I'll probably do this summer for the Caprice Wagon.


Tom
Back to top Go down
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 12, 2016 9:11 pm

silverfox103 wrote:
Hi Bill

Is this where you found them?

http://www.walmart.com/ip/Hankook-Optimo-H724-Tire-P225-75R15/17792285

Maybe getting them through WalMart, might be a little easier.  I saved the link as that is what I'll probably do this summer for the Caprice Wagon.


Tom
Thanks Tom. I found them through Discount tire direct for $289 shipped to my door. Wal-Mart is $314

_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
MASShole9C1

avatar

Posts : 4222
Join date : 2009-12-16

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 12, 2016 10:19 pm

WW Hankooks I had on the 95. I want to say they were 235s because the guy at town fair tried arguing about 225 vs 235 on the car.

Back to top Go down
Ironfistdog

avatar

Posts : 2124
Join date : 2011-01-11
Age : 35
Location : Warren, MA

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 12, 2016 10:29 pm

Those were 225's I just sold those like 4 months ago and am kicking myself in the ass about it!!

I'm actually looking for some raised white letter tires to shave into wide whites for the suburban.
Still need to dismount the bias ply tires from the rims but I'm pretty close to needing them. Maybe I'll go this route also and just run skinnies.
Back to top Go down
MASShole9C1

avatar

Posts : 4222
Join date : 2009-12-16

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 12, 2016 10:32 pm

I didn't know you kept those. I got the chewed up wheels back from Bill last year.
Back to top Go down
Ironfistdog

avatar

Posts : 2124
Join date : 2011-01-11
Age : 35
Location : Warren, MA

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 12, 2016 11:08 pm

They were on the black caddy with the moons the whole time I ran them,
Back to top Go down
MASShole9C1

avatar

Posts : 4222
Join date : 2009-12-16

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Wed Jan 13, 2016 12:09 am

That was like, 100 years ago hahaha
Back to top Go down
toomanytoyz
Club President
avatar

Posts : 6871
Join date : 2009-01-20
Age : 40
Location : East Hampstead, NH USA

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Wed Jan 13, 2016 7:11 pm



Riddle me this....

http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_sacat=0&_nkw=ridler+18x8+5x5&_sop=15

You're welcome.

_________________
Bill "The Verb" Crovo - Resident Car Slut & Unicorn Hunter

A Toasted Marshmallow, A Long German, A Lame Suburban and expensive dreams...
Missing all my previous B's, D's and V... Sad
American Ricer
www.badassofne.net
"Ooooh! Look! Something shiny!"
NO MORE UNICORNS!!!!!

LOWER IT!!! Wink
Back to top Go down
http://impalass.uniquekind.net/
toomanytoyz
Club President
avatar

Posts : 6871
Join date : 2009-01-20
Age : 40
Location : East Hampstead, NH USA

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Wed Jan 13, 2016 7:24 pm

Just saw this, too....

http://nh.craigslist.org/wto/5401270456.html

But that's probably close to what you paid for the car!

_________________
Bill "The Verb" Crovo - Resident Car Slut & Unicorn Hunter

A Toasted Marshmallow, A Long German, A Lame Suburban and expensive dreams...
Missing all my previous B's, D's and V... Sad
American Ricer
www.badassofne.net
"Ooooh! Look! Something shiny!"
NO MORE UNICORNS!!!!!

LOWER IT!!! Wink
Back to top Go down
http://impalass.uniquekind.net/
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Wed Jan 13, 2016 7:56 pm

toomanytoyz wrote:
Just saw this, too....

http://nh.craigslist.org/wto/5401270456.html

But that's probably close to what you paid for the car!
That is more my speed, and price. Cuz I is cheap.

_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
Tomz9C1

avatar

Posts : 1487
Join date : 2009-01-21
Age : 54
Location : Rumford, Maine

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Sun Jan 17, 2016 5:59 pm

Wait, what wagon?
Back to top Go down
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Sun Jan 17, 2016 6:16 pm


_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
cloud 9

avatar

Posts : 563
Join date : 2009-10-03
Age : 49
Location : Dover, NH

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Sat Jan 23, 2016 8:13 am

I just saw these this morning on CL. Not a bad deal, and the tires are wide enough!
http://nh.craigslist.org/pts/5382610598.html
Back to top Go down
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Sat Jan 23, 2016 12:37 pm

cloud 9 wrote:
I just saw these this morning on CL. Not a bad deal, and the tires are wide enough!
http://nh.craigslist.org/pts/5382610598.html
I am all over it. Thanks Rob. I just emailed them. Hopefully hear back soon.

_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Sat Jan 23, 2016 2:44 pm

IMPALADAKID wrote:
cloud 9 wrote:
I just saw these this morning on CL. Not a bad deal, and the tires are wide enough!
http://nh.craigslist.org/pts/5382610598.html
I am all over it. Thanks Rob. I just emailed them. Hopefully hear back soon.
I got a hold of the guy. Thanks Rob. cheers

_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
cloud 9

avatar

Posts : 563
Join date : 2009-10-03
Age : 49
Location : Dover, NH

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Sun Jan 24, 2016 7:44 am

Nice!! You grabbing them up?
Back to top Go down
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Sun Jan 24, 2016 8:11 am

cloud 9 wrote:
Nice!! You grabbing them up?
Yes!....... Just waiting on the guy to lock down a time.
That was a great find. Thank you for passing it on to me Rob.

_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
cloud 9

avatar

Posts : 563
Join date : 2009-10-03
Age : 49
Location : Dover, NH

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Sun Jan 24, 2016 9:52 am

No problem, Buddy Arrow
Back to top Go down
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Mon Jan 25, 2016 7:48 pm

Just got back from picking them up. They were as described.

_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
MASShole9C1

avatar

Posts : 4222
Join date : 2009-12-16

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Mon Jan 25, 2016 9:34 pm

Score!
Back to top Go down
cloud 9

avatar

Posts : 563
Join date : 2009-10-03
Age : 49
Location : Dover, NH

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Mon Jan 25, 2016 9:43 pm

Those suckers are WIDE Exclamation
Back to top Go down
Pooge

avatar

Posts : 1699
Join date : 2009-03-24

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 26, 2016 9:11 am

IMPALADAKID wrote:
Just got back from picking them up. They were as described.

Nice!

If those tires end up being too wide for the wagon, call me Wink I'm looking for some fatties.

_________________
1996 Impala SS - 45K original miles - 5.3 LS swap - Brand new Bilsteins...WHAT A DIFFERENCE!
Back to top Go down
Matt Trakker

avatar

Posts : 5079
Join date : 2009-07-30
Age : 35
Location : Reading, MA

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 26, 2016 2:26 pm

I like the those fatties as well But they'd have been too wide for my Olds...lol
Back to top Go down
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 26, 2016 7:39 pm

Well they fit with an inch to spare out back. Just need center caps, and a tune.



_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
silverfox103

avatar

Posts : 1479
Join date : 2009-01-25
Age : 22
Location : Littleton, NH & St. Simons Island, GA

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 26, 2016 8:04 pm

Looks good Bill!!

Did you "refinish" the wheels?


Tom
Back to top Go down
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 26, 2016 8:19 pm

silverfox103 wrote:
Looks good Bill!!

Did you "refinish" the wheels?


Tom
Thanks Tom.
No I just washed them.

_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
cloud 9

avatar

Posts : 563
Join date : 2009-10-03
Age : 49
Location : Dover, NH

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 26, 2016 8:26 pm

IMPALADAKID wrote:
Well they fit with an inch to spare out back. Just need center caps, and a tune.




Yea...like that's all you're going to do to it Razz
Back to top Go down
silverfox103

avatar

Posts : 1479
Join date : 2009-01-25
Age : 22
Location : Littleton, NH & St. Simons Island, GA

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 26, 2016 8:30 pm

Is that a tow package?
Back to top Go down
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Tue Jan 26, 2016 8:31 pm

silverfox103 wrote:
Is that a tow package?
It is a non tow package car Tom.

I did order a set of Malibu center caps.

_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
toomanytoyz
Club President
avatar

Posts : 6871
Join date : 2009-01-20
Age : 40
Location : East Hampstead, NH USA

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Fri Jan 29, 2016 7:58 pm

Sweet! Smile

_________________
Bill "The Verb" Crovo - Resident Car Slut & Unicorn Hunter

A Toasted Marshmallow, A Long German, A Lame Suburban and expensive dreams...
Missing all my previous B's, D's and V... Sad
American Ricer
www.badassofne.net
"Ooooh! Look! Something shiny!"
NO MORE UNICORNS!!!!!

LOWER IT!!! Wink
Back to top Go down
http://impalass.uniquekind.net/
IMPALADAKID
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1512
Join date : 2009-01-17
Age : 48

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Fri Jan 29, 2016 8:24 pm






_________________
2014 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 5.3 Aluminum V8 (My daily)
2007 Pontiac G6 VL 2.4 I4 (Wife's Daily)
Back to top Go down
MASShole9C1

avatar

Posts : 4222
Join date : 2009-12-16

PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   Sat Jan 30, 2016 11:49 pm

I dig it cheers
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: Rim Help   

Back to top Go down
 
Rim Help
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
BADASS of New England :: 91-96 B & D-body tech :: Modifications / Performance-
Jump to: