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Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by dud122, Jun 30, 2009.

  1. Jun 30, 2009 at 6:33 PM
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    dud122

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    anyone know if the hub caps they sell on wheelersoffroad will fit if i have the tundra steelies on?

    i also have spacers... would the caps sit on top of the spacers or under them?
     
  2. Jul 1, 2009 at 4:19 AM
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    Not exactly sure what you're asking....

    You have wheel spacers? They are mounted inbetween the wheel & the rotor - correct?

    Hub caps are mounted on the outside of the wheel.....
     
  3. Jul 1, 2009 at 12:35 PM
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    ooohhhh... i thought they slid through the hole in the wheel (going in through the back side) and had a lip at the base that caught itself on the wheel... then you just put on your wheel and it sort of pinches itself in there...

    how do they stay on if you put it on without taking the wheel off?
     
  4. Jul 1, 2009 at 5:13 PM
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    I'm not rehearsed on hub caps myself...but any hub caps I've seen just POP onto the outside of a wheel using clips & stuff. They stay on pretty good until the clips wear out. That's why you see 'em laying on the roadways a lot of times.

    But don't quote me on that.... It would depend on the brand hub cap you're getting. Also, Make sure the hub cap is compatible to fit/attache to your wheels.

    I don't know how you'd know that....or if the manufacturer would know??
     
  5. Jul 1, 2009 at 5:34 PM
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    probably should just give them a call... thanks!
     
  6. Jul 1, 2009 at 5:38 PM
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    hub caps? dont those go on grandma cars?!;)
     
  7. Jul 1, 2009 at 5:49 PM
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    wat?
    CENTER caps from wheelers are made to pop through the hole in the center of the rim from the backside. as if they will fit urs, no idea.
     
  8. Jul 1, 2009 at 6:18 PM
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    damn.... don't know why i was saying HUB caps
     
  9. Jul 1, 2009 at 8:18 PM
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    lol ok now i know what your talking about.
     
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