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by mark30h
Sun Apr 12, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: 1961-1963 Thunderbirds
Topic: Front wheel clearance issue
Replies: 2
Views: 187

Re: Front wheel clearance issue

Problem solved. I replaced the upper joints purchased thru ebay, with a set from Pat Wilson's. No more rim or inner wheel weight clearance issues.
by mark30h
Sun Feb 23, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: 1961-1963 Modified/Custom Thunderbirds
Topic: Torq thrust d on a 62
Replies: 0
Views: 277

Torq thrust d on a 62

Has anyone had experience with 14x6 torq thrust d on a 62 with stock drum brakes? Neither American Racing, the suppliers, or fitment websites indicate a match. I'm not planning to keep skirts on, if skirt clearance is an issue.
by mark30h
Wed Feb 05, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: 1961-1963 Thunderbirds
Topic: Front wheel clearance issue
Replies: 2
Views: 187

Front wheel clearance issue

I recently replaced upper and lower ball joints and wheel bearings on my 62 coupe. Since then, with the same stock wheels, drums and tires, the rims are contacting the upper control arms on turns. There is no past collision damage, arms are not bent, and it didn't rub before replacing the parts. The...