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      03-16-2011, 04:24 PM   #1
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Great bit of kit!

http://www.jlevistreetwerks.com/p129...duct_info.html

I think so anyway.
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      03-16-2011, 04:24 PM   #2
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      03-16-2011, 04:35 PM   #3
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that'd be VERY useful for mine with the stupid spacers that always get slightly out of line with the hub heh.

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      03-16-2011, 04:37 PM   #4
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Ha!

My old man had one laying around which he never used. He doesnt see the point but he has the technique for getting a wheel back on nailed.

I've nabbed the lug-guide off him and use it to great effect though.
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      03-16-2011, 04:53 PM   #5
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Those look very useful. Are there any local stockists?
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      03-17-2011, 05:24 AM   #6
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Some here


http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/12mm-Lug-bolt-...item4cf269d5a2

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      03-17-2011, 05:42 AM   #7
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I recon I could make these on my lathe very easily. I feel a small business venture coming on.
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      03-17-2011, 05:52 AM   #8
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I recon I could make these on my lathe very easily. I feel a small business venture coming on.
Agree, but would you want to for 6? Mind you, I'd buy one
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      03-17-2011, 07:13 AM   #9
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Not for 6 but it's nearly 10 shipped from ebay and more from the first post.

Still probably not worth it though. Just me thinking out loud again
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      03-17-2011, 07:33 AM   #10
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Help with getting wheels on?

You guys need to hit the gym
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Help with getting wheels on?

You guys need to hit the gym
It's nothing to do with weight, more to do with the front hubs turning, as you try to line the bolt holes up.
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It's nothing to do with weight, more to do with the front hubs turning, as you try to line the bolt holes up.
Have never had that problem
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How do you know what size you need for a car?
I have an E92 and an E70 X5 , will the same tool do both?
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      03-17-2011, 08:49 AM   #14
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How do you know what size you need for a car?
I have an E92 and an E70 X5 , will the same tool do both?
M12 x 1.5 on the E9#
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You guys need to hit the gym

Lol that made me chuckle!! I spent most of tuesday night lugging tyres around at my regiment fitness class-sheesh that was hard work!
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It's nothing to do with weight, more to do with the front hubs turning, as you try to line the bolt holes up.
Add in spacers to the mix and it makes for a right mare.

I've already patented the design for the UK market, and Theo is backing me, so f*ck off mowflow, stick to bricks and mortar
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