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    Changed the wheels over tonight and of course the lock nut key broke. I have no code for the lock key, anybody any ideas. Im not putting a socket over the original lock nuts because the wheels arent mine and i dont want them damaged

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    I got mine removed the other week m8...they had to weld a bar onto the nut and remove it ,and there was no damage to the aloy..but I had a code for the rest of the nuts

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    not really any other way unless you get an identical locker that would be hard as there kinda made to be diff.lol

    just try me careful.

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    set of these:
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/IRWIN-Bolt-Gri...1%7C240%3A1318

    I have removed many locking wheel nut with these (no I am not a theif! - LOL) for mates etc who have lost keys etc.

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    nightmare mate,i have heard of this on here before here is a thread about it if there is anything there that might help

    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showth...ing+wheel+nuts

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