How to Measure Wheel Bolts?

Answer There are seven measurements to consider when attempting to measure wheel bolts on your car. Imports employ metric measurements, while domestic cars can feature standard measurement bolts or metric... Read More »

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How do I measure hex bolts?

Measure the Shank DiameterHold the hex head of the bolt in one hand, and slide a caliper over the end of the bolt. Close the jaws of the caliper until they rest tight on the shank or threads of the... Read More »

How to Measure Torque & the Tightening of Bolts?

Torque is a measure of rotational or "twisting" force. Measuring torque while installing a bolt prevents the overtightening of bolts. Torque wrenches are the most commonly used measures for this to... Read More »

How to Replace Wheel Bolts?

Wheel, or lug, bolts fasten the wheel to the wheel hub. Many vehicles use lug nuts instead of bolts. They serve the same function, and you remove and replace them in the same way. You will generall... Read More »

How to Remove Round Wheel Bolts?

There are many kinds of bolts on a vehicle. The wheels themselves use wheel stud bolts, traditional hex bolts and round wheel bolts. The round wheel bolts are actually an inverted type of hex bolt.... Read More »