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Wheel Backspacing and Offset - Understanding the Wheel

What are wheel backspacing and offset? What's the difference?

What are wheel backspacing and offset? What's the difference?

GM Transmission Identification

Need Help with Transmission Identification?

As time marches on, technology changes. Classic car restoration is not a new hobby, and the older the project car, the more likely it is that someone has installed a different transmission at some point along the way. Modern 6-speeds (above) are easy to spot, and 5-speeds are not difficult either, but when it comes to older 4-speeds and automatics, the increased variety can muddy the waters. So, whether you are heading out to check out a "For Sale" ad that could be your next project or trying to make heads or tails of a junkyard find, the following charts can be useful guides when it comes to transmission identification.

Need Help with Transmission Identification?

As time marches on, technology changes. Classic car restoration is not a new hobby, and the older the project car, the more likely it is that someone...