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Old 07-16-13, 06:47 AM   #1
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Default 12x1.25mm vs 12x1.50mm

Hey guys, just wanted to know if i can use 12x1.25mm nuts on Is250, given that oem is 12x.1.5mm.

I bought a set of Nissan wheels and it comes with longer nuts and i'm sure they are 12x1.25mm.
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No, those numbers are the thread pitch and are not interchangeable. If you were to try a lug nut with the wrong thread pitch on your studs it will cross thread and damage the studs.

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Old 07-27-13, 05:54 PM   #3
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I knew that might be the4 case. I got two other sets to fall on. One is my originals and the other is a set when i bought my last aftermartket wheels and which the shop put them on for me, I assume these are the correct nuts.
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they should spin on easily by hand all the way down, if so, you should be good (though sometimes a slightly larger lug nut will do this and still not be correct)
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