Wheel size? - Z06Vette.com - Corvette Z06 Forum
Z06Vette.com Z06Vette.com
Go Back   Z06Vette.com - Corvette Z06 Forum > C5 Z06 Specific Topics > C5 Z06 - Pit Road
Z06vette.com is the premier Chevrolet Corvette Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-28-2006, 12:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: San Antonio, TX
Posts: 7
Wheel size?

I have an 04 Z06 and am looking at getting a set of C6 Z06 wheels. My question is about the size, will they fit and clear everything?

Thanks,
Spitter is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 10-29-2006, 11:28 AM   #2 (permalink)
Z06 Addict
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: holbrook ny
Posts: 194
spitter,i have an 04 with 06 z06 chrome repos,ft size18x9.5
rears are 19x11 on bridgestone potenzas.car is lowered on stock bolts,no issues at all.
big al is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-29-2006, 12:44 PM   #3 (permalink)
Z06 Master
 
IT L GO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Fort Lauderdale
Posts: 17,746
Quote:
Originally Posted by big al
spitter,i have an 04 with 06 z06 chrome repos,ft size18x9.5
rears are 19x11 on bridgestone potenzas.car is lowered on stock bolts,no issues at all.
Repo's C6 Z06 will fit, but OEM C6 Z06 rims will not fit properly because the offset is wrong.
__________________
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level then beat you with experience.
IT L GO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-29-2006, 10:23 PM   #4 (permalink)
Z06 Master
 
NYCHASM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: White Plains, NY
Posts: 5,332
Quote:
Originally Posted by IT L GO
Repo's C6 Z06 will fit, but OEM C6 Z06 rims will not fit properly because the offset is wrong.
I am also thinking about OEM C6 Z06 wheels and tires for my '02 Z06.

Please expand on the "offset is wrong" comment.

Thanks

Charlie
__________________
24-343-2996 IN MEMORIAM 9-11-2001
Sig schematization by EHS

I asked to be 18 again and poof, I are!
NYCHASM is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-30-2006, 12:17 AM   #5 (permalink)
Z06 Master
 
IT L GO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Fort Lauderdale
Posts: 17,746
My response has to do with placing stock Z06 2006 rims on a Z06 C5 not regular C6 rims. OEM C6 Z06 rims with fit on the front without issues. However OEM C6 Z06 rims will not fit on the rear because the positive offset is too great on the OEM C6 Z06 rim, especially if you are putting them onto a Z06 or any C5 with Z06 rear brake ducts. You will need a 1/2" spacer. Contact Corvette Garage or LG for more info. Let us know if you find out anything different.
__________________
Never argue with an idiot. They drag you down to their level then beat you with experience.
IT L GO is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Z06Vette.com - Corvette Z06 Forum > C5 Z06 Specific Topics > C5 Z06 - Pit Road


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Wheel Size Question Bob Racing 8 03-23-2005 06:38 PM
Steering wheel hub size? (Aftermarket steering wheel) RyanZ06 Racing 0 11-22-2004 04:43 PM
wheel size? qs_zo6 C5 Z06 - Pit Road 3 01-24-2003 10:48 AM
wheel/tire size brad C5 Z06 - Pit Road 2 08-15-2002 11:44 PM
Wheel size Vetteless C5 Z06 - Grandstand 9 06-18-2002 03:50 PM

» Log in
User Name:

Password:

Not a member yet?
Register Now!

» Insurance
» Latest Auto News
Volkswagen Passat GTE Plug-in Hybrid Bound for Paris
Volkswagen is continuing its onslaught of introducing electrified
Five-Point Inspection: 2015 Audi A8 L TDI quattro Tiptronic
The A8 is Audi’s flagship model, sitting at the top of its core
Jaguar Details New Ingenium 4-Cyl Engine Family
Jaguar has released more details on its new Ingenium engine family
» New Car Reviews
2015 Chevy Colorado Review
New Life in a Dying Segment
2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA 45 AMG Review
Hot Hatch or Sales Grab?
2014 Honda Accord vs. 2015 Hyundai Sonata
The Sonata is Refreshed and Ready for Battle
2015 Ford Fiesta SFE vs 2014 Toyota Prius c
Sub-Compacts Focused on Fuel Economy
2015 Toyota Camry Review
Toyota’s Latest License to Print Money
» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:50 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2