How to Remove Lock Nuts?

Answer Lock nuts are devices that lock items into place. The most common form of a lock nut is one that goes over the rim of your wheel so the rims can't be stolen. The risk with a lock nut is that if you... Read More »

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How to Remove Broken Lock Nuts?

Broken lock nuts on your vehicle's wheels should be repaired immediately to avoid a potentially serious accident. Driving with broken lock nuts puts your wheels and vehicle at risk, especially if t... Read More »

How to Remove Wheel Lock Nuts?

A wheel lock nut or wheel locking nut is a device used to "lock" the rims on a vehicle. With a lock nut in place, it should be extremely difficult to impossible to steal the wheels off of your vehi... Read More »

How to Remove Wheels With Broken Lock Nuts?

Wheel lock nuts are designed to prevent thieves from stealing the wheels off of passenger vehicles. The wheels locks are matched with a special key socket that allows the vehicle owner to remove th... Read More »

How to Use Lock Washers & Lock Nuts?

An ordinary nut with an ordinary washer, used to fasten a bolt on something that is subject to repetitive vibration--say, a wheel axle or engine accessory--would eventually vibrate loose. Lock wash... Read More »