Can’t find the wheels you want in the correct backspacing for your vehicle? Need extra clearance for your brake caliper? Then you might want to consider wheel spacers or wheel adapters for your car or truck.

This video will you decide whether a wheel spacer is the right solution for your vehicle. It covers basic differences in wheel spacer designs—slip-on and bolt-on—and explains some basic advantages and disadvantages of each. The video also includes some basic guidelines for proper fitment and safe operation.

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Author: David Fuller

David Fuller is OnAllCylinders' managing editor. During his 20-year career in the auto industry, he has covered a variety of races, shows, and industry events and has authored articles for multiple magazines. He has also partnered with mainstream and trade publications on a wide range of editorial projects. In 2012, he helped establish OnAllCylinders, where he enjoys covering all facets of hot rodding and racing.