wheel bolts for tapered, not ball, seat

Brady Moffatt bradym@sympatico.ca
Fri, 23 May 2003 16:33:57 -0400


Hi All,

Just thought I'd let people know that if you find a 5x112 wheel you like for
your Audi, but it has the more common cone seats instead of the our VAG ball
seats for the lug bolts, all is not lost.

Volvo S80 bolts fit perfectly. They're a bit longer, but have the right
thread, diameter, etc. They have a 19mm bolt head.

I have a set on my urq right now. Works great.

Cheers,
Brady Moffatt
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
83 UrQuattro with 52,000 miles
86 4ksq with 310,000km
86 4ksq parts car
72 Datsun 240Z with 180,000 miles
92 VW Golf with 200,000km FOR SALE
in middle stages of quattrosis accumulatus


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