Detroit Speed Deep Tub Kit 1965-1970

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Detroit Speed Deep Tub Kit 1965-1970 is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 1.
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Highlights

  • Made In The USA
  • Retains Stock Appearance
  • 2-1/2In Wider Than Stock
  • 18 Gauge Steel
$440.00

Detroit Speed Deep Tub Kit for all 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969 and 1970 Mustangs.

If you have upgraded to a larger, high-performance wheel & tire package, it's probably a good idea to get the proper wheel housing that will provide your 1965-1970 Mustang with enough clearance. You'll find that with this Deep Tub Kit from Detroit Speed. Designed to be a perfect fit, you'll still get a OE appearance despite a fantastic accommodation for your wider wheels & tires.

These are the deep tubs that we here at CJ Pony Parts used on our popular 50/30 project 1965 Fastback Mustang.

Kit Components:
- Mini-Tubes (2)
- Frame Rail Section (2)
- 4" x 3.25" Doubler Plate (4)
- 4" x 2" Doubler Plate (4)

Features:
- 2-1/2" Wider than Stock
- Designed for a Perfect Fit
- Stamped from 18-Gauge Steel
- Accommodates Wider Tire & Wheel Packages
- Significantly Reduces the Number of Hours Required for Project
- Retains Stock Appearance
- Made in the USA

Detroit Speed's tubes are crafted to be a perfect fit on your classic Mustang and will drastically cut down the amount of hours you'll spend on your mini-tube project. Manufactured from 18-gauge steel, the tubs are 2-1/2" wider than stock. These tubs are designed to accommodate larger wheel & tire packages includes tires as wide as 315 mm & 335 mm for '65-'68 & '69-'70 Mustangs respectively. This kit includes a pair of frame rail sections and doubler plates to help adjust to the wider tires. Once installed however, these American made tubs will retain a factory appearance.

Possible 1965-1970 Mustang Wheel & Tires Fitments:
- 1965-1966 - 17" x 10.5" Wheels with 295/40R17 Tires
- 1965-1966 - 18" x 10.5" Wheels with 295/35R18 Tires
- 1965-1966 - 17" x 11" Wheels with 315/35R17 Tires*
- 1965-1966 - 18" x 11" Wheels with 315/30R18 Tires*
- 1967-1968 - 17" x 12" Wheels with 335/35R17 Tires
- 1967-1968 - 18" x 12" Wheels with 335/30R18 Tires
- 1969-1970 - 17" x 12" Wheels with 335/35R17 Tires
- 1969-1970 - 18" x 12" Wheels with 335/30R18 Tires
*Frame rail will need to be narrowed by 1" for this specific tire fitment.

Tech Tip: Although backspacing can fluctuate, it's recommended to have at least 5.5" for ideal rear caliper clearance.

Detroit Speed was founded to provide high-quality automotive components & systems which deliver high performance to your Mustang. Their line of products has been developed through extensive engineering analysis, testing and development to make sure you get the highest quality performance so your Mustang won't just look good, but will also function at a high level for many years to come. Check out the list of other Detroit Speed product that are now available here at CJ Pony Parts!

Purchase this Detroit Speed Deep Tub Kit for your 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969 or 1970 Mustang from CJ Pony Parts today!

California Residents: Proposition 65 Warning

Installation Difficulty

Difficult
Difficult

Advanced skill is required for this installation.

Vehicle Fitment

This product will fit the following Mustang years:

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great tubs Good looking wheel tubs. Would have been 5 stars if it had an installation video. It comes with instructions just not a video. I still need to install. I'm sure they will come out great.
Date published: 2016-10-28
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Is the detroit-speed-subframe-connector-pair required w/this kit? Can I keep my stock rear seat in my 66 fastback?

Asked by: Entrastang
The subframe connectors are not necessary just suggested. The rear seat may have to be modified or deleted depending on how wide you go with the tubs.
Answered by: rk cjpp
Date published: 2019-07-05

DOES THE MINI-TUB KIT FOR A 68 MUSTANG WORK WITH A CONVERTIBLE?

Asked by: BDNWTKFG
This kit should work on a convertible.
Answered by: rk cjpp
Date published: 2019-06-24

Do these fit a coupe without any other mods needed?

Asked by: Danny
This can be used in a coupe. Here is a link to the instructions. https://www.cjponyparts.com/skin/frontend/cj-pony/default/images/install-pdf/install_dse040405.pdf
Answered by: rk cjpp
Date published: 2019-05-22

Does this interfere with the stock gas tank location at all?

Asked by: meanbgreen
No it does not.
Answered by: rk cjpp
Date published: 2019-01-03

Would these wheel tubs possibly fit a 1967 Falcon 2 door sedan?

Asked by: JMH58
The vendor has not provided any information regarding cross-fitments of this part to any other model then what is listed.
Answered by: rk cjpp
Date published: 2018-10-01

Can the stock rear seat and quarter interior trim panels be used on a 65 Mustang coupe or do they need to be removed or modified?

Asked by: kysei
You would need to remove them and use a rear seat delete or modify them.
Answered by: rk cjpp
Date published: 2019-04-05

Do you have a tub kit for a 66 convertible?

Asked by: TJ Fisher
No we do not.
Answered by: rk cjpp
Date published: 2017-07-19

Will the tubs work with your coil over conversion kit

Asked by: Biggins
Yes, depending on the size of the tire and wheel being used modification to the coil over conversion kit may be necessary.
Answered by: rk cjpp
Date published: 2017-07-06
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