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$60 wheel spacers found online

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by SurfInferno, Jan 18, 2011.

  1. Jan 18, 2011 at 9:04 PM
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    SurfInferno

    SurfInferno [OP] Dont be stupid, its not smart.

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    PP has some good shit. Damn thats a great deal!
     
  3. Jan 18, 2011 at 9:09 PM
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    THose will be fine. There isn't much science to a wheel spacer. I have a set like that on my truck.
     
  4. Jan 21, 2011 at 6:39 AM
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    im thinking im going to buy these, is there anyone out there thinking i shouldnt?
     
  5. Jan 21, 2011 at 6:51 AM
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    im iffy on spacers for a DD.i have the fear of them cracking and my wheel falling off. i never heard of it happening but its still a fear.
     
  6. Jan 21, 2011 at 6:53 AM
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    you think thats possible?? has this ever happened to anyone?
     
  7. Jan 21, 2011 at 6:54 AM
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    i assume its possible with cheaper ones made out of poop.maybe hardcore offroading could break/crack a spacer
     
  8. Jan 21, 2011 at 6:56 AM
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    so i should probably go with steel? are these ones cheeply made?
     
  9. Jan 21, 2011 at 7:08 AM
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    Those are not hub centric
     
  10. Jan 21, 2011 at 7:14 AM
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    whats that mean?
     
  11. Jan 21, 2011 at 9:34 AM
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    running spacers is fine, just make sure you use loctite and check them regularly. hubcentric spacers make them less prone to vibration. I have non hubcentric spacers for the past 3 years in the rear, no problems.
     
  12. Jan 21, 2011 at 9:35 AM
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    THe main reason one would break is it wasn't installed correctly. Meaning they over torqued it and they didn't tighten it down in a star pattern just like you do when changing a tire. Also it isn't the spacer that cracks its the studs on the spacer.

    Also for it not be hub centric as long as you know how to change a tire properly it isn't an issue.

    Eric you will be fine with these.
     
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