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Wheel repair / restoration in Phoenix

Does anybody have the name of a reliable and not too costly wheel repair / restoration mechanic in the Phoenix, AZ area? Most of the ones I go into are working on rim rash and discoloration. I have some old Fuchs that need to have the alloy built up and weld work done on 5 wheels. I need a good technician with the right equipment.

suggest tires

What stock tires do you suggest for normal road use: 165X15 stock rims ?

Tires for 914-6

Model: 914-6, Year:1970, Mileage:65000, Type of use:Both Street & Track
I am completing a ground up restoration of my 1970 914-6. The car is completely stock. I would like to mount modern radial tires, but can not determine the appropriate size tire. Would you please recommend the appropriate size?Thanks,Bill

wheels and tires forclass as/s

Model: 914, Year:1974, Mileage:80000, Type of use:Both Street & Track
what wheels and tires are acceptable in class AS/S?


Model: 914, Year:1973, Mileage:103500, Type of use:Street use only
I have a set of minilite mags on my 914, and i have lost a center hubcap for one. Does anyone know where I could buy a center cap for these wheels?


Model: 914 1.7, Year:1973, Mileage:130000, Type of use:Both Street & Track
I have a stock 73 1.7 914, I just started AutoX the car and would like to go to a wider wheel and racing tire for AutoX without having to change much to the car. as I would move back and forth from stock for shows to AutoX

Tires for stock steel rims

Vehicle Information: Model (914/4, 914/6): 914/4; Year: 1974; Engine (type, size, modifications): 1.8L; Total Mileage: 75,000;

I see from older articles that you "recommend 205/60-15's for street use on stock 914s", but your advice was given to a guy with alloy rims.I need new tires for my stock steel rims. Is your recommendation the same for those? Any other size options worth considering? Any particular manufacturer or model you'd care to recommend to maximize performance/fun for someone driving around town but not racing?Thank You for your time.

Putting CenterLine rims on my 914

Vehicle Information: Model (914/4, 914/6): 914/4; Year: 1972; Engine (type, size, modifications): 2L; Total Mileage: Unknow;

1976 Tire Selection with Pedrinis

Vehicle Information: Model (914/4, 914/6): 914/4; Year: 1976; Engine (type, size, modifications): 1973 2.0 modivied to approx 2056; Total Mileage: 28,800 (no representations);

15" x 6.5" wheels work on a '75 914 - 2.0

Vehicle Information: Model (914/4, 914/6): 914/4; Year: 1975; Engine (type, size, modifications): 2.0 Engine Rebuild at 129,000; Total Mileage: 140k;

What are the specs on the 4 bolt pattern 4 x 130mm? Also what was the offset on the original wheel set-up? and will a 15" x 6.5" wheel work with a stock body setup. would most likely be putting 195/60 or 205/60's on?Thanks for the help,PJB


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