The Saleen Forums at header image

Go Back   The Saleen Forums at > Saleen Vehicle Discussions - Tesla, S7, Focus, Sportruck and XP > 1998-2001 XP
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Mark Forums Read

1998-2001 XP For the XP6 & XP8 Ford Explorer-based models.

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-11-2014
gbrittenum gbrittenum is offline
Senior Saleen Forums Participant
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Friendswood
Posts: 101
Default Opinion: Recommendation on replacement XP wheels

I recently bought a 1998 Saleen Explorer and it has the wrong wheels on it. I wondered what the general consensus was for replacing the missing Speedline wheels?
Reply With Quote
Old 11-11-2014
XP8's Avatar
XP8 XP8 is offline
SOEC Member
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Posts: 118

Find a set of Speedline wheels. They are out there. They are the same (I believe the rears) as the ones on the Saleen Mustangs. Make sure you get the correct offset. You may have to buy them two at a time. I think there are several members on this forum that have at least 2 for sale. Greg and Todd (Saleen Dream Forever) I believe both have several of these wheels for sale currently. Todd has a restored set of 4 or at least did up until recently.
1989 Saleen Mustang 89-299
1997 Saleen Mustang 97-127
1997 Saleen Mustang 97-08B Sold
1998 Saleen Explorer 98-01 Sold
1998 Saleen Explorer 98-22 Sold
1999 Saleen Explorer 99-19 Sold
2000 Saleen Explorer 00-29 Sold
Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-2014
todds89's Avatar
todds89 todds89 is offline
Saleen Forums Participant
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Indy
Posts: 92

You will most likely have to piece together a set since the XP8s use 4 of the same offset.

Like I mentioned in the Explorer Talk forum.. Especially for the price, I don't think you can go wrong with the Wheel Replicas wheels - , then add TFB designs center cap emblems -

I went with black chrome -

Then, put together a set over time if you really have to have the original ones.
Reply With Quote


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 On

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:32 AM.

Orders placed through these advertiser links help to support SOEC and this website.

Tire Rack Wheel Clearance

When you buy one Valeo® ULTIMATE™ Wiper Blade from Tire Rack, you'll get one free!

Dunlop $50 Rebate


All Original Content Copyright © 1991-2021 Saleen Owners and Enthusiasts Club, LLC (SOEC). All Rights Reserved.
SOEC is the official independent, non-profit organization for owners and enthusiasts of vehicles by Steve Saleen and Saleen Automotive, Inc.