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I am looking to replace me steering wheel and am wondering what size steering wheel people are using (for those who have replaced stock). Right now, I have an unidentified brand, Italian made, wood 330mm (13 inch) that I want to replace. While it is sporty, it is a bit of a pain in the neck when trying to maneuver in tight spaces such as a parking lot. Looking for a compromise between sporty and functional.

'70 2002

'72 Harley FLH

'90 Trabant

'08 X5

'98 VW Cabrio

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From my experience.....the original (1970) with skinny tires was way too big. A 13 inch with even 5.5 inch rims is too small unless your either a gorrilla or moving down the road. Pick something inbetween to fit the size of your tires and the effort you want to expend when parking.


1972 BMW 2002 Colorado "Traumcycle"

2000 BMW 323Ci

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13.5 inch wheel (342.9mm) with 195/60 R14 tires and it is difficult to park back out of garage etc.

'71 02 - parts car with not many parts left

'73 02 - weekend toy and money pit

'74 04 - sold in '91

'03 325iT - for trips and bad weather

'03 50cc Honda Scooter - for my 2 mile commute

'06 50cc Honda scooter - wife's commuter

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