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- How to Install AmericanMuscle Wheels on Your Mustang
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- How to Install Wheels on Your 1979-2013 Mustang
Hi I’m Justin with AmericanMuscle.com, and I have with me Forgestar’s CF5 monoblock wheels available in your choice of either gunmetal, piano black, matte black, and silver, fitting all 2005 and newer Mustangs. The CF5 features a timeline concave 5 spoke wheel design which never seems to go out of style, and looks good on pretty much every generation of Mustang both new and old. These monoblock or one piece aluminum wheels go through an advanced process during production, called rotary forging, what this does is greatly improve the strength of the barrel of the wheel, while managing to keep the overall weight down, you’re going to be looking at a very lightweight, very strong combination. The CF5’s are offered in a couple of different sizing options, we have an 18” version shown here in gunmetal, and a 19” diameter shown in Piano black. The wheels are also offered in both 9 and 10 inch widths, and because of the different width options, you can easily achieve that staggered fitment, by sticking the wider 10” wheels in the rear, and the 9’s up front. On the other hand you can go with the standard fitment, which will give you the same width wheels on all 4 corners, maintaining the ability to properly rotate your tires. Chances are if you’re picking up new wheels, you’re going to need new tires, we do offer a couple of pre built tire and wheels combinations, where we pair your new CF5’s up with some of the top tires on the market today, in sizes that are guaranteed to fit your Mustang without rubbing, even if you’re lowered an inch or two. On top of that you get to take advantage of our free mounting and balancing, and free shipping and handling, and finally all Forgestar wheels are backed by a lifetime warranty. When it does come time to install your new wheels and tires, just grab a floor jack and some basic hand tools. You’ll want to crack the lugs loose first with the car still on the ground, once you’ve done that simply jack the car up and swap all the wheels and tires, it doesn’t get much easier than this, but since there is a little work involved, we’ll call it an hour from start to finish just to be on the safe side. So if you dig the look of a classic 5 spoke wheel design and you want the sizing and strength benefits of the CF5’s, you might want to check out these quality, lightweight aluminum wheels from Forgestar, available right here at AmericanMuscle.com
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Note: Priced per wheel.
Note: Requires either tuner lug nuts or 6-spline style lug nuts
Note: The stock lug nuts (13/16”) prove to be too large when used in conjunction with these wheels. Please take a look at the Lug Nut Ordering Options above for some compatible options.
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|Offset:||1.65 Inches, 42mm|
|Backspacing:||7.10 Inches, 181mm|
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