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    Default Recommend me some locking nuts!

    As the title says, what locking wheel nuts are best? I've got a set of the VX ones but would like some that are less likely to break and be a nightmare to get off.

    What do you all use?

    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    C'mon, so none of you use any???

    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    McGard lock nuts, not cheap to buy but not cheaply made

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    no mac guard easily fail - get Race-X try a motor factors or ebay. My friendly tyre fitter says they are the only ones he has never had stuck on.

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    Off to google now

    Any of these thatcham approved - or am I imagining that thats even possible?
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    Mcgard are approved matey...

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    Last edited by signumboy; 4th April 2010 at 22:40.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lizard View Post
    Mcgard are approved matey...
    Cool

    Quote Originally Posted by signumboy View Post
    Many thanks, shame they are not black
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    I got the Irmy ones myself and seem great to me.

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