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 Wheel cylinders/lug spacing 
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Joined: Fri Jun 15, 2007 5:15 pm
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Has anyone ever used the wheel cylinders and other brake parts from a local auto parts store? Did they work well, or should I order them from Mac's? I have a 61 Econo truck what is the lug spacing and the back spacing measurement? :?:

Wed Sep 12, 2007 12:11 pm

Joined: Sun Jul 09, 2006 6:48 pm
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Location: Ky
I ve used local brake parts many times and never had problems. Napa,Autozone,etc... no big deal.
Lug pattern is 5 on 4 and a 1/2. If you are swapping wheels, look for zero offset or very close to it to avoid problems. Common areas that hit are the shocks,springs,engine crossmember on 65-67 models and sway bar ends. Lets not forget about the wheel wells too.

Tim in Ky
Your 61-67 Econoline used parts source

Wed Sep 12, 2007 7:47 pm
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