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Old 06-08-14, 07:39 AM   #16
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Lost the 2 locks for my lug nuts anyone know how can I brake them in without damaging my wheels (vossen)
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That really depends on your lugs. Without any key you'd most likely need to smash socket over the lock nuts with a hammer and then hope it is tight enough you can loosen them.

The best thing to do would be to look into finding replacement adapter keys. It should be inexpensive and not much trouble if you know what brand the lug nuts are.
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That really depends on your lugs. Without any key you'd most likely need to smash socket over the lock nuts with a hammer and then hope it is tight enough you can loosen them. The best thing to do would be to look into finding replacement adapter keys. It should be inexpensive and not much trouble if you know what brand the lug nuts are.
ohhh I see yeah I guess I just go back to where I got them from to see if they can sell me a replacement key thans so much really helpful
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^^Are they steel? Still heavy?
Yes, they are just painted steel lugs. Just for aesthetics, no weight savings at all.
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^ Wait are those ok to use on OEM wheels? I.e. are they safe?

if yes, then these are the same correct --> http://www.ebay.com/itm/Neon-Chrome-20-pcs-1-Key-12x1-5-MAG-Stock-Factory-OEM-Wheel-Lug-Nuts-A107-A01-/171348414144?pt=Motors_Car_Truck_Parts_Accessories&hash=item27e5294ec0&vxp=mtr
Yes, those should be fine.
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Anyone knows if the 2014 ISF OEM BBS type of lug nut style Thanks

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Should be the same as the rest..mag seat with washer.
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Should be the same as the rest..mag seat with washer.
It is. I am running those wheels with OEM mag lugs.
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EDIT: ^ Brian you beat me by a minute

MOST aftermarket lugnuts are acorn/tapered so the SHOULD NOT be used with stock wheels. The stock/OEM lug nuts are mag seats with washers. It's very unlikely that you will find the correct OEM style lug nuts in Blue or Red.

Thanks for the info. I will buy this from amazon
https://www.amazon.com/Gorilla-Autom...dp/B00G92F9E0/
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