Wheels

Wire Wheel Fit

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 2010
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 52

57 Radial tires / skirt clearance

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 2010
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 52

1957 Radials/Skirt Clearance

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 2010
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 52

Bias VS. Radial Tires

  • Author: Dick Stern
  • Year: 2010
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 51

Tire Size Choices for 1956

  • Author: Jim Dinunzio
  • Year: 2009
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 51

1957 Wheels

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 2009
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 51

Tire Safety/Age

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2008
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 26

T-Bird Wheels with Radials

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2008
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 47

1957 Wheel Specs

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2008
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 47

Rough Riding ’55

  • Author: Dick Stern
  • Year: 2008
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 46

Tire and Rim Safety

  • Author: Jim Dinunzio
  • Year: 2007
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 48

Painting Wheel Wells & Floor Pan

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2007
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 22

T- Bird Questions

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2007
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 45

Refinishing 1955-56 T-Bird Wheel Cover Center Medallions

  • Author: Rod Wake
  • Year: 2007
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 36

15-inch Wheels on ’55

  • Author: Dick Stern
  • Year: 2006
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 42

Kelsey Hayes Wire Wheels

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2006
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 48

Tires for the Ride

  • Author: Jim Dinunzio
  • Year: 2006
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 38

T-Bird Wheels/Tires Decisions

  • Author: Jim Dinunzio
  • Year: 2006
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 40

56Tire/Fender Skirt Scraping

  • Author: Jim Dinunzio
  • Year: 2005
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 52

Re: Wire Basket Wheel Covers and Radial Tires (From July-Aug 2005)

  • Author: Dick Stern
  • Year: 2005
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 52

Wire Wheel Basket Covers and Radial Tires

  • Author: Ron Portland
  • Year: 2005
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 41

Question On Tires For Our ’55 T-Bird

  • Author: Dick Stern
  • Year: 2005
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 41

1957 Wheels

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2005
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 44

Wire Wheel Hubcaps-1956T-Bird

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2004
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 53

Wheel Shimmy

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 2003
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 39

Authenticity – 1957 Thunderbird Wheels

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2002
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 49

Wire Wheel Cover Clips

  • Author: Charlie Kinder
  • Year: 2002
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 39

Authenticity – ’55 Restoration Questions

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2002
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 42

Tires Rubbing on Your Fender Skirts

  • Author: Norm Brinkmeyer
  • Year: 2002
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 37

4 Things You Can Do

  • Author: Doug Thrasher
  • Year: 2002
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 33

Wire wheels

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 2001
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 51

Tire wear

  • Author: Bill Hightower
  • Year: 2001
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 48

Warning – tire defect

  • Author: Peter Eisenberg
  • Year: 2001
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 47

Think Spring tech tips

  • Author: Bill Gill
  • Year: 2001
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 29

Tire clearance

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 2001
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 47

Safety alert for wire wheels

  • Author: Gary Minkin
  • Year: 2001
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 41

Authenticity – color of steel wheels

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2001
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 51

Abnormal tire wear reveals problems

  • Author: Old Cars
  • Year: 2000
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 42

Safety and handling updates ’57 makes for a fine driving machine

  • Author: John Sailors
  • Year: 2000
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 22

Is your ‘Bird on the level

  • Author: Thunder Enlightening News
  • Year: 1999
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 52

Restoration tips of a complete on-the-frame

  • Author: Dean Linscott
  • Year: 1999
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 52

How not to be left at the side of the road

  • Author: Jay Raine
  • Year: 1999
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 34

Tips for a trouble-free road trip in your old car

  • Author: Old Cars
  • Year: 1999
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 44

Radial tires and hubcaps

  • Author: Steve Frano
  • Year: 1998
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 48

Why did some whitewalls turn brown

  • Author: M. Manley
  • Year: 1997
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 44

Mini spare tires in the trunk and on the ground

  • Author: Dick Stern
  • Year: 1997
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 39

Dtermining the fitness of the tires on your vintage car

  • Author: Old Cars
  • Year: 1996
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 38

Wide white radials

  • Author: Howard Skogman
  • Year: 1995
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 22

Radial tires

  • Author: Steve Frano
  • Year: 1995
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 67

Tires Windsor classic

  • Author: Bud Utehdorf
  • Year: 1995
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 46

Easy spare

  • Author: Bud Utehdorf
  • Year: 1995
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 46

Bad vibrations

  • Author: Doug Pangburn
  • Year: 1995
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 51

How to avoid treading on thin rubber

  • Author: Pony Express
  • Year: 1994
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 53

Air time

  • Author: Orange County Register
  • Year: 1993
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 20

Thunderbird iron

  • Author: Robert Valeski
  • Year: 1993
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 20

Tube failure on wire wheel equipped T-birds

  • Author: Bill Phelps
  • Year: 1989
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 18

Wire wheels can be hazardous to your tires

  • Author: Joe Cole
  • Year: 1989
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 18

Thompson’s Waterseal for cleaning tires

  • Author: Sierra Mustang Club
  • Year: 1989
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 37

Wheel and tire problems – part 2 – tires

  • Author: William Crowell-Davis
  • Year: 1989
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 31

Wheel and tire problems – part 1

  • Author: William Crowell-Davis
  • Year: 1988
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 30

Front wheel outer bearing

  • Author: Dennis McCosh
  • Year: 1988
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 39

Wheels of good fortune

  • Author: Diana Jacokes
  • Year: 1988
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 30

Authenticity – white wall width 750 x 14

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1988
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 14

Authenticity – frame-up on a late 1956

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1988
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 27

More room in the 1955 trunk – space saver spare in your existing wheel

  • Author: Frank Watson
  • Year: 1987
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 18

Engine serial number, spare tire cover, tonneau cover

  • Author: Barry Thomas
  • Year: 1987
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 39

Rebuilding Kelsey-Hayes 14-inch wire wheels

  • Author: John Clement
  • Year: 1986
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 20

Plastic emblem protection

  • Author: Jack Jordan
  • Year: 1986
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 35

Hi-Tech has it’s place

  • Author: Editor
  • Year: 1986
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 24

Hubcaps used with wire wheels

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1984
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 20

Problem with whitewall tires

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1984
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 20

6-inch wide wheels on a T’Bird

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1983
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 30

Proper tire storage

  • Author: Old Cars Weekly
  • Year: 1982
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 23

Kelsey-Hates wire wheels with skirts

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1982
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 25

Continental kit on 1955

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1982
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 17

Wheels for 1955 & 1956 versus passenger car’s

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1981
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 42

14 Ford rims fit 1957?

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1981
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 42

Radial tires effect on steering

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1981
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 37

Substitute for 14 wheels

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1981
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 26

Wheel paint color

  • Author: Barry Thomas
  • Year: 1981
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 21

Authenticity Archives

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1981
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 29

Experience using radial tires

  • Author: Rudy Grenier
  • Year: 1980
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 40

Radial tires, dangers?

  • Author: Barry Thomas
  • Year: 1980
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 31

1957 wire wheel cover photos

  • Author: Editor
  • Year: 1980
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 3

White side walls for 1957

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1980
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 28

Radial tires, harmful effects?

  • Author: Barry Thomas
  • Year: 1980
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 26

Wire wheel covers for 1957

  • Author: Peter Van Schuyler
  • Year: 1980
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 23

15 wheels on a 1957

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 25

Quick facts about tire pressure

  • Author: Editor
  • Year: 1977
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 15

Continental kit 1955 option

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1977
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 34

Front wheel bearing adjustment

  • Author: Editor
  • Year: 1977
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 33

Tires 1956

  • Author: Barry Thomas
  • Year: 1977
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 30

Incorrect rims or oversized tires in bumper installation

  • Author: Barry Thomas
  • Year: 1977
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 30

Wheels knockoff 1955

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 32

Wheels 1955

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 42

Wheels 1955

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 33

Brake drums passenger 1956 for 1957

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1975
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 9

Deluxe hub cap 1955

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1974
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 23

Correct wire wheel cover numbers

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1973
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 16

Correct wheel balance stops vibration

  • Author: Walter Fowler
  • Year: 1973
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 33

Making Chrysler wire wheels fit

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1973
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 13

Differences in Ford and Thunderbird wheels

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1973
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 12

Simulated wire wheel covers

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1972
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 21

How to bleed power brakes

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1972
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 12

1957 Country wagon wheels OK for 1957 Thunderbird

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1972
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 14

1957 and 1958 rear brake drums identical

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1972
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 27

Wire wheel cover clips

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1972
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 8

Lincoln Continental brakes on Early Bird

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1972
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 8

Instructions for installing spring tension wire wheel rings

  • Author: Editor
  • Year: 1971
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 12

Loose spokes in wire wheels

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1971
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 21

Correct way to bleed power brakes

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1971
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 32

Illustrated schematic of 1956 continental kit

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 10

14 wheels are special and available

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 10

Information on wire wheels

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 23

Brake drums

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 23

Brake lining replacement

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 22

Wide white wall tires

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 7

Radial tires on the Thunderbird

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1969
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 14

Check entire braking system

  • Author: G. Smyth
  • Year: 1969
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 12

Wheel shaking

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1969
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 9

Gates 482 tire

  • Author: G. Smyth
  • Year: 1969
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 3

Check entire braking system

  • Author: G. Smyth
  • Year: 1969
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 3

Tire flaps for wire wheels

  • Author: Dean Macklem
  • Year: 1969
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 3

Radial tires

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1969
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 10

Wide whitewall tires

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1968
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 5

Oversize Wheels

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1968
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 5

Use of radial tires

  • Author: Tom Lawford
  • Year: 1968
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 9

Wire wheels

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1968
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 2

Balancing wheels

  • Author: Gino Pasquini
  • Year: 1966
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 6

Replacement of wheels

  • Author: Editor
  • Year: 1966
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 6

Nylon thump

  • Author: Charles Janda
  • Year: 1966
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 8

Repair air leaks

  • Author: Elton Wolfe
  • Year: 1966
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 4

Dangers of wire wheels

  • Author: Wynne Eminger
  • Year: 1965
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 6

Wire wheels

  • Author: Editor
  • Year: 1965
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 9

Wire wheels

  • Author: Editor
  • Year: 1965
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 4

Wire wheels

  • Author: Randy Smith
  • Year: 1964
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 4

Repair of tubeless tires

  • Author: Jim Schmidt
  • Year: 1963
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 7

Conversion to 14 inch

  • Author: Gary Hoffman
  • Year: 1963
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 7
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