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  • Wheel Tech - Wheel Lug Torquing

  • Lug Torquing Wheels for Competition or Track Use Why Shop for Wheels by First Selecting a Vehicle? Wheel Lug Torquing Lea esta pgina en espaol Proper installation requires torquing wheel-attaching hardware (lug nuts or bolts) to the recommended specification for the vehicle make, model and year. Torque

  • FAQ - WHEELS

  • …loosen up under the lug hardware as you begin to drive on them. Once this initial breaking in period is over and you re-torque the wheels, it should not be required again until you remove the wheels for rotation or service. Failure to re-torque the lug hardware can allow the lugs to loosen up causing…

  • Wheel Lug Torquing

  • …pay attention to: wheel lug torquing. Believe it or not, there's an exact science to it. Proper installation requires that the wheel lug torque be set according to your vehicle's recommended specifications, so grab your owner's manuals. You should be able to find torquing details within. And as your…

  • Make Sure Your Wheels Are Properly Torqued

  • …in order to achieve a proper torque. Do not apply anti-seize compound to the lug hardware or studs. This can result in inaccurate torque readings and/or over torquing of the hardware. Once the lugs are snugged down by hand, finish tightening them with an accurate torque wrench. Use the appropriate crisscross…

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  • You Don't Know Jack

  • …of lug hardware you might also consider the Tire Rack Cordless Impact Wrench. It is a lightweight, 18V cordless, impact that comes with two batteries, charger and a plastic case. The Cordless Impact Wrench Kit is designed for removing wheel hardware only and should not be used to torque lug nut hardware…

  • Wheel Tech - Wheels for Competition or Track Use

  • …Equipment wheel or lug nut/bolt is used on the vehicle, it is important that there is sufficient thread engagement between the lug nuts/bolts and the vehicle's hub. It's acceptable to increase the thread engagement by installing longer wheel studs in the hubs after verifying that the lug nuts don't bottom…

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  • Torquing Wheels in a Star Pattern

  • …Adjustable Torque Wrench (shown at left) is an important tool for any car nut. Make sure you have the proper torque value for the vehicle that is specified in the manual. But even if everything was properly done up to this point, it could be all for naught. The lugs must be torqued evenly. Torque in a star…

  • Quick Tips for Holiday Travel

  • …safely, read "Spare Tire Use." Properly Torque Your Wheels Proper lug nut torque is a critical step in ensuring safe travel. The torque spec for your vehicle will be listed in the owner's manual. When installing new wheels, you should re-torque the wheel lugs after driving the first 50 to 100 miles in…

  • Wheel Tech - Centerbore

  • …positioned as the lug hardware is torqued down. Some wheels are non-hub centric by design. These are known as lug centric wheels. With these wheels it is critical to torque the lug hardware with the vehicle on jack stands, off the ground. This allows the nuts or bolts to center the wheel and torque down without…




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