Charger on 26"s w/ Spindles Fabricated - Dodge Charger Forums
Are you interested in the Dodge Challenger? Visit the Challenger Forum @ ChallengerTalk.com for your Dodge Challenger information!

Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Dodge Charger Forums > Dodge Charger Discussion > Wheels/Tires/Brakes/Suspension

Wheels/Tires/Brakes/Suspension Discussion about anything involving the wheels, tires, suspension components, etc.

ChargerForums.com is the premier Dodge Charger Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 12-29-2009, 09:31 PM
innovativecharger innovativecharger is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Arizona
Posts: 10
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Talking Charger on 26"s w/ Spindles Fabricated

Hey everyone! new to the forum but wanted to see what you guys thought about the 26" wheels on a charger, i noticed it has been pretty controversial since not alot of guys are doing it and the wheels are pretty rodonkilous! Especially for such a small car lol with that being said i took my car to one my buddies that does alot custom fabrication here in Arizona and had him work his magic let him get the car to fit the wheels. We were using a 275/25/ that we set the spindle up to fit that size of tire on the 26". Overall everything went great and fit perfect! i ordered the wheels that i am going to have on the car and they should be here in a week or so so i will post some photos of the car on the 26"s but for now i have some photos of the work that was done to the spindles.




Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 12-29-2009, 10:39 PM
08Black3.5SE+'s Avatar
08Black3.5SE+ 08Black3.5SE+ is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Kokomo, IN
Posts: 2,702
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
im not a fan. but to each his own right?

IMHO anything over 22 is too much on these things. but we all have different taste. im pretty sure that will be the majority vote here.

also "such a small car"??? really??

I think trucks should be lifted and cars should be lowered....but thats just my 2 cents.
__________________
2008 SE PLUS Black SOLD
1997 Jeep ZJ Limited 4.0 White
1985 Dodge W150 5.9 Grey SOLD
2007 Jeep WK1 SRT8 Black
2008 300 SRT8 Black
"It could kill you in a heartbeat, but I tell you this: it is a straight shot of heroin to the veins, a sledgehammer to the forehead, and I love it as I have never loved another street car."
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 12-29-2009, 10:54 PM
innovativecharger innovativecharger is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Arizona
Posts: 10
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
I was putting it into perspective that 26"s are big for a car the charger is small compared to a Tahoe... and the wheels you would expect on a larger truck/Suv
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4  
Old 12-29-2009, 10:56 PM
chad spender's Avatar
chad spender chad spender is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: bay city, michigan
Posts: 2,222
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Send a message via AIM to chad spender Send a message via Yahoo to chad spender
looks pretty good, anxious to see some full car pics so I can get the whole perspective.
__________________
2007 Silver Steel Dodge Charger SE, 3.5 V6, Hood Struts,De-badged, spoiler, De-molded, BT MOPAR M black Hood emblem, BT black anodized Pistol Grip Shift knob, BT "Old school Charger script shift insert, Spoiler,20% tint. Plasti Dip chrome shifter ring, plasti dipped stock 17's, Daytona R/T dual exhaust! stock reso's deleted and 4" tips installed.20" Black/machined Challenger Replica's. Eibach Pro Kit, Koni STR-T, Matte black hood decal. Grip Tuning Fascia
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5  
Old 12-30-2009, 05:03 AM
Israel's Avatar
Israel Israel is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Seal Beach,CA
Posts: 871
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Send a message via Yahoo to Israel
Welcome to the 26" club. What wheel did you go with?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #6  
Old 12-30-2009, 05:46 AM
SOON2BCHARGIN804's Avatar
SOON2BCHARGIN804 SOON2BCHARGIN804 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 989
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Thats wassup...Chargers look so purrity with some 26s sitting up under it!!!!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #7  
Old 12-30-2009, 06:57 AM
ChargeRonDavinS's Avatar
ChargeRonDavinS ChargeRonDavinS is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Fishers, Indiana
My Charger: No it actually isn't
Posts: 12,648
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Send a message via AIM to ChargeRonDavinS
not a fan, especially after my buddies and I bending 18 24's collectively on 30 and 25 series tires. 9 of them were me.

Sorry, good luck.
__________________

Mortgage Professional - Indiana Florida Georgia
2012 F150 FX4 - 24s, 2 10's, Halos/LED Strips, Tinted LED Tails, Pioneer Navi, HIDs (Deathray variety), LED Kit
2013 Fusion Titanium - Tinted tails & Corners, LED strip, HIDs, LED kit, 15% Tint
2008 Explorer XLT 4x4 - 22" wheels, Pioneer AppRadio, Halos, HIDs, Etc[/COLOR]
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #8  
Old 12-30-2009, 07:10 AM
modesto83's Avatar
modesto83 modesto83 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Tampa
Posts: 1,169
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
nice, can't wait to see some pics.
__________________

Charger SRT8 24"x 10"s, lambo doors, k&n cai, magnaflow exhuast, hid headlight & fogs, tinted tails, led interiors, viper 5900 remote start, 22elite leather console,
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #9  
Old 12-30-2009, 05:07 PM
MullenFabworks's Avatar
MullenFabworks MullenFabworks is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Corona, Ca
Posts: 200
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Aren't Charger spindles cast? If they are, your spindles are going to crack. You can't weld cast without stressing the material severely.

If they are forged, then you will be okay as long as your buddy is a good (no comment from me on this) welder.

-Brent
__________________
Mechanical Engineer - Eaton Corp. / Tolco

2008 Steel Blue SRT8: MagnaFlow cat-back, BT catch can. Much more to come...
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #10  
Old 12-30-2009, 10:15 PM
Israel's Avatar
Israel Israel is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Seal Beach,CA
Posts: 871
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Send a message via Yahoo to Israel
My spindles are welded and they have over 30,000 miles on the 26's and i have no cracks or bends. Knockin on wood
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Reply

  Dodge Charger Forums > Dodge Charger Discussion > Wheels/Tires/Brakes/Suspension

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Dodge Charger Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may 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

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Modified Spindles for 26" Wheels F/S $600 Israel Parts For Sale/Wanted 4 03-03-2010 08:12 PM
FS: Pair of Black "Charger" & "Charger R/T" Rear Quarter Decals TudorML Parts For Sale/Wanted 0 11-11-2009 09:38 AM
Modified Charger Spindles For 26s NO LIFTING RanTheMan Wheels/Tires/Brakes/Suspension 19 07-24-2008 07:03 PM
(SECRET MOD!) PICS: Custom Fabricated/Painted Valve Covers & Coils / Underhood Chrome RandysWay General Charger Discussion 72 02-03-2007 08:09 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:03 AM.



Powered by vBulletin®. Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
© AutoGuide