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Old 06-06-2015, 10:23 AM
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I have a build I'm working on. 41 ford truck on a 49 f1 frame. The question I'm asking is does anyone know if wheels from a 49 mercury car are the same as a 49 ford truck . A buddy has some stock wheels from his merc, but I'm thinking for a extra set for my trucks.
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Old 06-06-2015, 01:54 PM
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No. At least I'm 99% sure, no. Cars went to 5x4.5 in 49. Trucks stayed 5x5.5 for-ev-er. Assuming all is still stock.
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Old 06-07-2015, 10:55 PM
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The 1% got you Skip. They WILL fit if they are truly '49 Mercury wheels. While Ford passenger cars went to 4.5" in 1949, Mercury stayed with the larger 5.5" bolt circle through 1950. Easy enough to do some measuring...
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That's why I keep one of the cheapie suckers around! Jegs - $6

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