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Old 09-02-2008, 12:19 PM   #1
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broken wheel stud?

i have a wheel stud that brok yest... only about a 1/4 of an inch. When you change out the stud do you have to change all 4? or is just changing the broken one fine? Thanks... i know it's prob a question but i never did it before.


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If it's the fronts then it should be easy just go to ford or a local auto store an as them for a replacement. With the front's you should be able to take a hammer an punch it out an put the new one in, the should be a little opening in back where the old one should fall out an be able to put the new one in. the back brakes on the other hand..........?????????? dont know.
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ya... it's a rear wheel stud... when i heard the "click" i was like... awww coooooome on!
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Ya i would have someone else with it b/c you have to take the rear break apart for that shit.
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ya... i was looking at it... i wouldn't think it would take a ford mechanic too long to do tha job... its 4 bolts on the backplate... and you are there.
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Well if you got the TQ wrench an rest of the right tools i would go for it. If i were in your shoes i whold just replace all the wheel studs. CFM has ARP extended studs but there not cheap.
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I don't think the cost of new wheel studs is too expensive, if I were you, I might look into changing all 4. Just to be consistant, but then again, it might not make much/any difference.

I just changed all of my front wheel studs...but that was so could run 5mm spacers in front :D
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if it drum take the center nut off and pull the drum off and bang it out
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I don't think the cost of new wheel studs is too expensive, if I were you, I might look into changing all 4. Just to be consistant, but then again, it might not make much/any difference.

I just changed all of my front wheel studs...but that was so could run 5mm spacers in front :D
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if it drum take the center nut off and pull the drum off and bang it out
Well heres a man that knows what he's talking about. i would talk to him more about this.
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