Wheel specs for my '75 Eldo?
Cadillac
 

Cadillac Forums | Help Us Help You | Advertise | Cadillac Parts | Cadillac News | Cadillac Classifieds / (Old System)

Cadillac Technical Archive | Cadillac Dealers | Cadillac Reviews | Cadillac Dealer Reviews | Cadillac Vendors

CadillacForums.com is the premier Cadillac Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 4 of 4
Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By MoistCabbage
The Classic Cadillac Forum Discussion, Wheel specs for my '75 Eldo? in Past Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; Am I correct here? Factory wheels are 15 x 6" with a 5x5 (5x127) bolt pattern and +38 to +40 ...
  1. #1
    Rockhead261 is offline Cadillac Owners Member
    Automobile(s): 1975 Eldorado Convertible
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    41

    Wheel specs for my '75 Eldo?

    Am I correct here? Factory wheels are 15 x 6" with a 5x5 (5x127) bolt pattern and +38 to +40 offset?

    I'd like to replace my bent and fugly factory steelies with something not-too-chromey and retain the stock size/stance. Can anyone point me in the right direction?

  2. Remove Advertisements
    CadillacForums.com
    Advertisements
     

  3. #2
    DouglasJRizzo is offline Cadillac Owners Enthusiast
    Automobile(s): 1975 hearse, 1976 hearse
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Franklin Lakes, NJ
    Age
    50
    Posts
    865

    Re: Wheel specs for my '75 Eldo?

    There are a limited number of choices, as the offset and style of wheel used to clear the large brakes on the 71-78 Eldorado are unique. For some reason, the few aftermarket wheels for these cars tend to be a little too "Superfly" for my tastes.

  4. #3
    MoistCabbage's Avatar
    MoistCabbage is online now Cadillac Owners 10000+ Posts
    Automobile(s): Crimson 2001 Seville STS, 1990 Seville (RIP)
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    East Boston MA.
    Age
    26
    Posts
    20,483
    Yup, very odd spec rims on these cars. There are some rims and specs here:
    http://www.breznick.com/toronado/wheels/

    The chromed aluminum, rims on the brown/black '69 Eldorado are my favorite.
    CADforce69 likes this.

  5. #4
    70eldo's Avatar
    70eldo is offline Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
    Automobile(s): 1970 Eldorado.
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Location
    Dutchman in Germany
    Age
    39
    Posts
    3,849

    Re: Wheel specs for my '75 Eldo?

    There are only very limited rims available for (and due to) that huge weird offset. I gave up. Some custom wheels manufacturers (like Lexani) can offer you something that fits. But that is north of $4K for a set of 4 with tires.

    Check this thread:
    http://www.cadillacforums.com/forums...-eldorado.html

Quick Reply Quick Reply

Register Now

Please enter the name by which you would like to log-in and be known on this site.
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.

Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Bookmarks

Cadillac Posting Rules

  • You may post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Read about Lincoln | Buick | Kia Forte Forum
Need products for your Cadillac? Check out your options at the links below:

custom floor mats | Cadillac Chrome and Black Chrome Wheels | window tinting