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Old 11-02-2012, 03:09 PM   #1
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Dorman brand lug nuts!

Got mine at Auto Zone, $30 for black lug nuts, they come with 4 reg and one locking lug per wheel....the locking lug is 10 grams lighter then the regular ones!!

50g for the reg, 40g for the locking....I do not recommend using the locking nut,
10 grams difference is not good.


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How do the black lugs on black wheels look?
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Old 11-02-2012, 04:03 PM   #3
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Sweet!
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You are worried about the weight difference between the locking and regular lug nuts?

They are so close to the center of rotation, it shouldn't matter.
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Would have been easy enough to make them the same weight...

pic of black lugs on my black wheels:

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I use black locking 'Gorilla' brand lug nuts. All five are locking. They look MUCH BETTER than the shiny ones on my 17" black painted wheels.
Set of 20 is $50 or so.
I got mine cheaper as a return set on Amazon. No problem with them and I paid $35.

(actually I remember they seemed very dirty. Like full of carbon dust. Once i used an auto wax on them they looked great.)
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Wolf, did you plasti-dip those 16"s?
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No, black spray paint..
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