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Old 01-01-2010, 11:18 AM
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lug conversion

ok heres the deal, one of my long time friends that i had met in japan while we were stationed there bought me a some clean ass gold bbs rims but they came off of a subaru thats a 5x100 most likely an sti. is there anyway that i can convert my 5x114.3 to a 5x100?? if so let me know any possible links to places or do it yourself links. thanks
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Re: lug conversion

some sti's were 5x114.3. chances are the wheels are too wide anyway. not sure about the lug conversion...
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Re: lug conversion

wheels are just fine, and i tried fitting them on but they wont fit. spacings on the rims are too close together.
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Re: lug conversion

Having them re-drilled would be the simplest option. Otherwise you'll need hubs from a donor car, and everything that goes onto the hubs (bearings, brake rotors, calipers if you can't find a brake rotor the same size as a Prelude) etc. It's a helluva lot of work.
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Re: lug conversion

yes sir its more work then you think, do it right the first time so you dont have any problems later... saves you money an time.
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Re: lug conversion

blah im just gonna sell these and get some other ones haha. i really like the tenzo dc5s
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Re: lug conversion

I'd look into what Brash said..I don't know if it can be done but I had thought about it before.
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Re: lug conversion

ok im kinda confused, what exactly am i getting redrilled? the rotors or the rims?
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Re: lug conversion

The rims. Though this will result in the hub looking like this, which IMO looks pretty stupid.

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Re: lug conversion

^^^^is that the transformers symbol on the center cap!?!?!?


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Re: lug conversion

Don't think so, the company that makes the wheels is called wolfrace, so I think it's probably a wolf of some sort. But if you want to laugh at something that's genuinely funny...

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