Wheel Stud Conversions
auditodd at comcast.net
Sun Oct 3 14:10:08 EDT 2004
I solved the problem by glueing a metal rod in the middle of the plastic
one that came with my Audi. I can easily hang a wheel/tire combo on it
without worrying about breaking it off.
Bluemaxww1 at aol.com wrote:
> I saved the trouble by buying stainless steel wheel hangers.
> I use them to hang the rotor when I change them out. I use them to put on
> the wheels, of course. Makes the whole job easier.
> I thought about wheel studs, but for me I figured it was more trouble and
> cost. Both sets of wheels I use are ball type. But for one set I need to use
> spacers. Not much but just enough. One set of wheels also has exposed lugs.
> With the hanger I can still use the longer lugs for the wheels that don't
> need the spacers. If I had studs, I would not have the option of using acorn
> nuts. Then the wheel without a lug cover would have exposed studs. Cool if
> you are a racer, not if you run a street car.
> Just my 2 cents.
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