damaged wheel stud threads - RX8Club.com
RX8Club.com

Go Back   RX8Club.com > Series I Tech & Performance > Series I Wheels, Tires, Brakes & Suspension
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?




Reply
 
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread
Old 12-07-2008, 06:40 PM   #1
Registered
 
Trader Score: (3)
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 772
Question damaged wheel stud threads

I was wondering if anyone knows where I can get a thread file to fix some damaged threads on a couple lug studs of mine. Ive searched but all my searches result in me finding files that fix the threads on lug nuts and bolts and the like and not the actual lug studs themselves.

Hope someone can help!
HERO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2008, 07:05 PM   #2
Rear Mount GT35R
 
bumblebeerx8's Avatar
 
Trader Score: (7)
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: toledo,ohio
Posts: 1,060
a die and some cutting oil will work or they do come out and put another in
bumblebeerx8 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2008, 07:14 PM   #3
Registered
 
Trader Score: (3)
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 772
a die and cutting oil? whats that? (sorry for ignorance)
HERO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2008, 08:17 PM   #4
Modulated Moderator
 
dannobre's Avatar
 
Trader Score: (3)
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Smallville
Posts: 11,059
Send a message via MSN to dannobre Send a message via Yahoo to dannobre
usually better to replace the stud when this happens...unless you did it dragging the wheel across the studs or something. Usually screwed up threads mean screwed up studs as well....
__________________


dannobre is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2008, 09:08 PM   #5
Registered
 
Trader Score: (3)
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 772
It's actually the stud on a hubcentric spacer. Bought it from a member here that either neglected to mention or didn't know that 2 of the studs had bad thread on one of the spacers.
HERO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2008, 10:49 PM   #6
Modulated Moderator
 
dannobre's Avatar
 
Trader Score: (3)
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Smallville
Posts: 11,059
Send a message via MSN to dannobre Send a message via Yahoo to dannobre
That's even easier
__________________


dannobre is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2008, 10:49 PM
RX8Club
Mazda RX8




Paid Advertisement


 
 
 
Reply

Tags
damage, damaged, fix, fixing, houston, lug, lugs, replace, rx8, stud, studs, thread, threads, treads, tx, wheel

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Wheel Stud replacement help Fl4sh Series I Wheels, Tires, Brakes & Suspension 6 04-27-2010 08:00 PM
Replacing a wheel Stud Woz Series I Tech Garage 2 05-12-2008 09:06 PM
Rear Wheel Stud/Wheel Hub Bolt Distress CRX Millennium RX-8 Racing 36 07-18-2007 06:30 PM
help!! broken rear wheel stud SiLVeRE8 Series I Wheels, Tires, Brakes & Suspension 14 08-22-2006 06:16 AM
Anyone replaced a wheel stud? NoCones Series I Wheels, Tires, Brakes & Suspension 4 05-27-2005 09:11 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:14 PM.

 

All content Copyright 2007 by Internet Brands, Inc.
Emails Backup