Can someone tell me my bolt pattern?

Tires and Wheels (Mopar Hubcaps Too)

  1. Max_118

    Max_118 Well-Known Member

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    Can someone please tell me the bolt pattern for my wheels? I don't have the tool to measure them; nor do I have a manual. My car is a '74 Duster. The wheels are 14". (I have no idea why the previous owner had the washers on there)

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    krazykuda Well-Known Member FABO Gold Member How-To Section Editor

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    Those should be 4 1/2" bolt pattern...

    Single caliper disc...
     
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    • halifaxhops

      halifaxhops It's going to get stupid around here! FABO Gold Member

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      Looks like 5x4.5. Just measure it. Easy to do.
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        doug 371 Well-Known Member

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        4.5 maybe he was using them as a wheel spacer...
         
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          My 74 dart has 4.5 in stud circle very common on that era of mopar
           
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          • A56

            A56 MoPar Affliction

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            This

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            • Max_118

              Max_118 Well-Known Member

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              Thanks for the non help. I do know how rulers work, but I didn't know where to measure from. Someone else was kind enough to tell me something useful. But thanks for playing!
               
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              • 66fyssh

                66fyssh Don't Stop Believin' FABO Gold Member

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                Welcome to FABO!!

                People like to play...sorta like hanging out in the garage and razzing each other.

                That era was mostly 5 on 4.5". Certainly someone could have swapped in a different rear. Tolerances were a little loose back then and rears can be off by as much as three quarters of an inch. Like @doug 371 said, probably used washers as a spacer.
                 
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                Ahoey Well-Known Member

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                5 studs on a 4.5 inch diameter circle only so many places you can put 5 studs evenly on a 4.5 inch circle pay attention to centre hole for axle those very a lot. Have fun and the razz like water off a ducks back LOL.
                 
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                • A56

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                  :rofl::rofl::rofl:just showing you the "special tool" that you don't have:poke:
                   
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