Winter wheels for st3 - Focus Fanatics
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Focus Fanatics > Ford Focus Tech Discussions > Wheels & Tires - Sponsored By Tire Rack

Wheels & Tires - Sponsored By Tire Rack The place to go for answers on wheel types, tire sizes, offset, wheel patterns and more.
Sponsored By:
Tire Rack


Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-25-2013, 12:20 PM   #1
vping
Focus Rookie
 
vping's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Fan#: 120443
Location: farmingdale, NY
What I Drive: 2014 PB ST3

Posts: 7
FF Reputation: 1 vping Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Winter wheels for st3

will these fit over my calipers?

"Set of 4 VOLVO STEEL WHEELS - Perfect for Winter Snow Tires

KFZ STAHLRAD AR-0993 7J x 16
Lug Pattern 5 x 108.0 mm
Hub Opening Diameter 65 mm
Offset 49 mm
Max Load 1,320 lbs
Made in Switzerland

Fits following VOLVO models:
60 Series (2001-2009)
70 Series (2001-2007)
80 Series (1999-2005)
Very good condition, run true, no curb damage, valve stems included, ready for snow tires.



vping is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-25-2013, 04:09 PM   #2
hEaT
Focus Addict
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Fan#: 20699
Location: Boston, MA
What I Drive: 2013 Oxford White Focus ST

Posts: 1,372
FF Reputation: 11 hEaT Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Can you test fit one? It's a possible, but because they're 16" I wouldn't say yes, definitely.
__________________
ZETEC Crew #49

Quote:
Originally posted by DrkKnight614
......hmm if that works then if i put a spinner on my butt hole and rip one will i be able to run faster. ...idiots
hEaT is online now  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2013, 05:09 PM   #3
vping
Focus Rookie
 
vping's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Fan#: 120443
Location: farmingdale, NY
What I Drive: 2014 PB ST3

Posts: 7
FF Reputation: 1 vping Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
I cannot test fit at the moment. Just not sure if these two parameters are OK.

Hub Opening Diameter 65 mm
Offset 49 mm

I'd like to use these and get a good set of blizzaks for them.
vping is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2013, 07:27 PM   #4
FocusontheZX
Focus Enthusiast
 
FocusontheZX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Fan#: 64304
Location: Indianapolis,In, IN
What I Drive: 2013 Focus ST II

Posts: 353
FF Reputation: 5 FocusontheZX Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
Pretty sure stock offset is 50 mm, so you're pretty damn close there. I can't remember what the center bore is though..
__________________
Current: 2013 Focus ST II.
Past: 06 Explorer
Past: 03 Focus ZX3 Modded: Rims, SVT Bolt-Ons, Tons of audio stuff with Kenwood Headunit, MB Quart Components, and Subthump Stealth Hatch Enclosure and Amp Rack Loaded with Kicker Goodies!
FocusontheZX is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-26-2013, 12:53 AM   #5
suss6052
Focus Addict
 
suss6052's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Fan#: 95752
Location: ..., MI
What I Drive: 2013 Ford Focus ST2 Ingot Silver

Posts: 12,316
FF Reputation: 23 suss6052 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
Quote:
Originally Posted by FocusontheZX View Post
Pretty sure stock offset is 50 mm, so you're pretty damn close there. I can't remember what the center bore is though..
On the ST the stock offset is 55 mm, but it's also on an 8" wide wheel. The 49 mm offset is 6mm less than the stock wheels, and those wheels are 1" narrower. The hub bore being larger is an issue if you don't tighten down the lugs properly, but the biggest risk is clearance to the front calipers with balance weights, especially for alloy wheels in the 16" size.

16" is the minimum requirement, but 17" wheels fit better/ easier.
__________________
Moderator for: DURATEC Ti-VCT Performance, ST Performance, MK3 Focus
suss6052 is online now  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-26-2013, 04:04 PM   #6
hEaT
Focus Addict
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Fan#: 20699
Location: Boston, MA
What I Drive: 2013 Oxford White Focus ST

Posts: 1,372
FF Reputation: 11 hEaT Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Hub is 63.35mm, but like said above that's okay as long as you tighten the lugs properly. The variance is too small to get centering rings.

I'm most concerned about caliper clearance.
__________________
ZETEC Crew #49

Quote:
Originally posted by DrkKnight614
......hmm if that works then if i put a spinner on my butt hole and rip one will i be able to run faster. ...idiots
hEaT is online now  
    Reply With Quote
Old 11-26-2013, 04:26 PM   #7
vping
Focus Rookie
 
vping's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Fan#: 120443
Location: farmingdale, NY
What I Drive: 2014 PB ST3

Posts: 7
FF Reputation: 1 vping Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
I think I am going to look for a full set of SE wheels maybe in 17" in a junkyard. Hopefully there is a matching set of 4.

Sent from my SGH-T989 using FF Mobile
vping is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 12-18-2013, 10:05 AM   #8
CRP16
Focus Enthusiast
 
CRP16's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Fan#: 105951
Location: Toronto, Canada
What I Drive: 2013 PB ST3

Posts: 85
FF Reputation: 1 CRP16 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Quote:
Originally Posted by vping View Post
I think I am going to look for a full set of SE wheels maybe in 17" in a junkyard. Hopefully there is a matching set of 4.

Sent from my SGH-T989 using FF Mobile
Look for some black pack wheels, I think they look really good on a blue ST.

__________________
2013 Focus ST3 - Performance Blue - MBRP 3" catback
2013 Focus SE Black Package 5M - Tuxedo Black
2013 Mustang GT/CS 6M 3.73 - SOLD
2012 Mustang V6/PP 6M - SOLD
CRP16 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 12-18-2013, 09:07 PM   #9
suss6052
Focus Addict
 
suss6052's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Fan#: 95752
Location: ..., MI
What I Drive: 2013 Ford Focus ST2 Ingot Silver

Posts: 12,316
FF Reputation: 23 suss6052 Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
Quote:
Originally Posted by CRP16 View Post
Look for some black pack wheels, I think they look really good on a blue ST.



They look nice on the blue, and to my eyes even better match for my silver ST.
__________________
Moderator for: DURATEC Ti-VCT Performance, ST Performance, MK3 Focus
suss6052 is online now  
    Reply With Quote
Old 12-18-2013, 09:33 PM   #10
CRP16
Focus Enthusiast
 
CRP16's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Fan#: 105951
Location: Toronto, Canada
What I Drive: 2013 PB ST3

Posts: 85
FF Reputation: 1 CRP16 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
That does look good suss6052.
__________________
2013 Focus ST3 - Performance Blue - MBRP 3" catback
2013 Focus SE Black Package 5M - Tuxedo Black
2013 Mustang GT/CS 6M 3.73 - SOLD
2012 Mustang V6/PP 6M - SOLD
CRP16 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:26 PM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Terms of Use : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information : Site Map

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Acura TLX or Fiesta ST. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area.