How to Replace Wheel Bolts?

Answer 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 »

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How to Replace Stud Bolts in Wheel Sprockets?

The next time one of your wheel studs is stripped or broken, remember that replacing your stud bolts yourself (versus taking your car into the shop for an expensive repair) can save you both time a... Read More »

How to Measure Wheel Bolts?

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 »

How to Remove Locking Wheel Bolts?

Locking wheel bolts--also known as wheel keys or locking lugs--are anti-theft features designed to require a special key to remove the wheels. The key fits onto the locking wheel bolt, and it has a... Read More »

How to Remove Rounded Wheel Bolts?

Rounded wheel bolts are special types of bolts that use an inverted hex head. The bolts are usually used on wheel calipers, but they can also be used as locking bolts and nuts on the wheel hub asse... Read More »