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Didn't want to pollute the wheel sticky with a bunch of "will these fit my car" posts so I'll do it here....

Car is a 68 XR7

http://miami.craigslist.org/pbc/pts/3095901039.html

17x7 with 245/45/17s. Asked seller if he knows backspace...But looking at simalr rims on the pep boys website (where he said they are from)' shows a +20 offset.
On paper the diameter seems pretty close to the 195/75/14 that are on the car now....

But they are About 2 inches wider...so I'm guessing the offset could be the deal breaker.

Thanks in advance
 

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4.5" backspace is ideal but that would likely be a custom order. So I'll guess that the backspace is 4.25. I'd be leery that the rim itself would fit at least on the front. Rear is no problem provided that one of the dual bolt patters is 4.5".

Where there IS a problem is the 245 tread width on only a 7" rim. I squeezed a 235 width on a 17X7 and the tire guy was giving me the stink eye about it. 215-225 is ideal for a tire on a 7 inch rim. So if you want to take a chance, opt out of taking the tires too.
 
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