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Postby alsford » Wed Jan 25, 2012 6:39 pm

can i use my stock wheel lugs with 6uls
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Re: wheel lugs

Postby Brian » Wed Jan 25, 2012 7:39 pm

Yes....but stock lugs are crap. They are short and fat and not worth scratching up new wheels. An extended length narrow lug would be a step up. Our McGards are particularly popular because they don't grind against the surface of your new wheels thanks to their two-piece design.
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Re: wheel lugs

Postby alsford » Thu Jan 26, 2012 5:32 am

thanks so much for the info,brian
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Re: wheel lugs

Postby mitchman » Sun Jan 29, 2012 9:47 am

Don't you mean "nuts"? Lugs are the threaded posts.

I just went down this road. After using Enkei RFP1's for a couple seasons, the standard chrome steel lug nuts have ground up the seats a fair amount. I'm going to go with 2-piece lug nuts (like Brian recommends) from now on. McGuard's makes a nice 2-piece set, but they are "tuner lugs" so you have to use a special tuner lug socket.

Another option I'm looking at are these:
http://passwordjdm.com/Project-Kics-R26 ... C1821.aspx

I've got a message into them asking if they will sell me a set where all 20 of the nuts are standard 6-point nuts (instead of including the 4 "locking" nuts). Hopefully I'll hear back from them on Monday. Otherwise, I'm going with the McGuards.
'06 MX-5 (STR)
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Re: wheel lugs

Postby Areddi » Thu Feb 02, 2012 11:18 am

http://www.good-win-racing.com/Mazda-Performance-Part/61-0774.html
These will fit on stock wheels (16's from 01') right?
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Re: wheel lugs

Postby Brian » Thu Feb 02, 2012 3:10 pm

Areddi wrote:http://www.good-win-racing.com/Mazda-Performance-Part/61-0774.html
These will fit on stock wheels (16's from 01') right?


Yes, fits stock wheels.
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