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    Default Gutted.....help!!!... Boo-who!!!

    right im proper mad now!!!! just got the car in the workshop to whip the wheels off to do some painting and guess what...........on the first wheel the key/nut locking wheel nut has just broken wtf.
    its a gen vx one too!!!!!
    dont suppose anybody has a 194 spare locking nut/key i can borrow??????

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    I had simialiar problem had to get RAC to take them off with removal tool

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    bad news m8

    i will check at the yard on monday as there is a box full of locking wheel nuts ( at a guess 200 ends) ,....post a pic up of what the fitment is like.

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    oh dear they are made way to soft looks like you might need to hammer a socket on to it

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    VX locking nuts are ****e if the garage uses a windy on them, like toffee! BINNED MINE!

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    Quote Originally Posted by big rich View Post
    bad news m8

    i will check at the yard on monday as there is a box full of locking wheel nuts ( at a guess 200 ends) ,....post a pic up of what the fitment is like.
    will put a pic up later when i get home but to be honest there isnt much left of the insides of the socket/nut/key thingy

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    Quote Originally Posted by bobby-tupper View Post
    will put a pic up later when i get home but to be honest there isnt much left of the insides of the socket/nut/key thingy
    post a pic of the wheen nuts m8

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    Quote Originally Posted by big rich View Post
    post a pic of the wheen nuts m8
    will be just after 7pm when i get home mate

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    Quote Originally Posted by bobby-tupper View Post
    will be just after 7pm when i get home mate
    ok no worries m8

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    is there a number on them ?

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