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by Woodsman
Tue Oct 01, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Wheel Sizes
Replies: 4
Views: 380

Re: Wheel Sizes

Welp, I ordered the rims. After I did, someone mentioned the fact of being hub centric. And it looks like the Freestyle is hub centric. I may have to run centric rings to fix the issue.
by Woodsman
Tue Oct 01, 2019 8:03 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Wheel Sizes
Replies: 4
Views: 380

Re: Wheel Sizes

jas88 wrote:
Tue Oct 01, 2019 7:55 am
The smaller offset might interfere with the brakes.
Duly noted.

I did a search on Tire Rack, and they sell rims with 40mm offset. So...I'm guessing I'll be ok?

hm
by Woodsman
Tue Oct 01, 2019 6:26 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Wheel Sizes
Replies: 4
Views: 380

Wheel Sizes

Ordered a set of studded snows. Going to throw some plain steelies on. Just need help with the size. Found these: https://www.summitracing.com/parts/vsw-sw60-7665b40/overview/ Wheel Diameter:17 in. Wheel Width (in):6.500 in. Wheel Bolt Pattern (app):5 x 114.3mm 5 x 4 1/2 in. Wheel Material:Steel TPM...
by Woodsman
Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Traction Control - Clicking Sound
Replies: 5
Views: 276

Re: Traction Control - Clicking Sound

I dont want to be leading you off track here, but the way I understand it, both rear wheels are driven. You are saying that only one rear wheel was TURNING? I can see a rear wheel with a bald tire spinning, while the other one is slowing turning with tread and traction. I doubt ABS has anything to ...
by Woodsman
Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Traction Control - Clicking Sound
Replies: 5
Views: 276

Re: Traction Control - Clicking Sound

Traction control also known as on demand AWD, will allow both rear wheels to be driven via the driveshaft when the front wheel speed sensors notice a front wheel is spinning. Clicking noise I dont know about. Check the rubber boots over the front CVT joints for tears, a dry, bad CVT joint will clic...
by Woodsman
Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Traction Control - Clicking Sound
Replies: 5
Views: 276

Traction Control - Clicking Sound

Greetings all. Nice to be here. Just brought home a 2005 Ford Freestyle SE. Neat little car. Low mileage at 67,000. Driveway is full of snow and driving it up I noticed a clicking sound when the traction control engaged. I had my wife check the tires, and the driver's front was spinning and the pass...