Northwest Members - Question about Front Wheel Studs
07-18-2005, 06:52 PM
I am looking to upgrade my front wheel stud to a higher quality wheel studs in order to use my front skinnies legally and just for reassurance. I have 12mm x 1.5 on the rear and wanted to know if I could do the same size up front or what all of recommendations would be. I already have the shank lugs to go on 12mmx1.5 but i see all of these different style and diameter and stuff on JEG's and Summit. Have no clue which ones to get. Any help would be appreciated! Thanks Matt
07-18-2005, 07:11 PM
The ARP 100-7708s are the longer, NHRA legal direct-replacements for our studs if that is what you want to know. Tbyrne can get them & Thunder stocks them. Your lug nuts fit them, and the caps even screw on (on my car anyway).
07-18-2005, 09:27 PM
will i have to get new lugnut to go with them since the studs are going to be longer now? I have some cheesy acorn lugs on there now.
07-19-2005, 09:54 AM
You can get some new ones if you want to, but the stock ones fit those studs.
07-19-2005, 06:15 PM
I found them on both sites, so I will have to go ahead and order them! Thanks Mark
07-19-2005, 07:55 PM
Just out of curiousity is it worth it to have someone install these or are they able to be done in the garage by myself?
07-19-2005, 09:52 PM
They are "press-in"....pounding the old ones out with a hammer is easy. Getting the new ones in AND STRAIGHT is a little more difficult. I always take mine to a shop.....
07-19-2005, 09:54 PM
Then that is what I will do! Thanks Mark!
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