Revcon Forums

The worldwide owner-to-owner support system for the Revcon Motorcoach. NOTE - Due to system error posting is down at this time, although old messages may continue to be read.
It is currently Wed Sep 27, 2023 1:41 am

All times are UTC

Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: Wheel/tire upgrade
PostPosted: Mon Jun 18, 2018 3:09 am 

Joined: Wed Sep 18, 2013 5:41 am
Posts: 25
Well after having had issues with wheel nuts backing off on our Florida trip 2 years ago, I had ended up with no usable spare wheel. My tires also were between 65% front and 80% rear, were also 8 years old I decided to pull the trigger on wheels and tires as we were planning a 2k+ road trip last summer. I had a choice of either going 16 or 17" wheels. I opted to go 16" as I felt that 16" tires would be available longer than 17", at least I hope so.
The hard part was sourcing alloy wheels that were affordable and have the weight rating for our Revcons. What I found were Core Racing tailer wheels with a 3250# 16", also avail. in 17". I also went from Transforce HT's to Transforce AT's, no appreciable noise difference on the hiway.
I went with tires of same height as original 16.5s. ALL IN for $1980 CDN. ... ort=3&o=16 ... ort=3&o=17 ... ort=3&o=18 ... ort=3&o=19

What are your thoughts? All welcome. PS: The offset is a bit off, about 1/2" reason why my skirts are off, bit machining down my spacers will take care of that.

1987 Revcon 31 DB #2715,Doug Thorley headers,new carpet (my screwup) new upholstery,454 miles,HWH hydraulic jacks, exterior lighting converted LED.

Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 

All times are UTC

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group