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steel wheel center cap help

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Cap, Apr 6, 2009.

  1. Apr 6, 2009 at 4:00 PM
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    Cap

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    I just got a new center cap for my stock steelies off of ebay today. When installing the center cap should it push on by hand or do I need to hit it with a mallet? I don't want to break it so I thought I'd ask my support group.:)
     
  2. Apr 6, 2009 at 4:01 PM
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    deadbolt

    deadbolt do w3rk!

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    im pretty sure by hand.
     
  3. Apr 6, 2009 at 4:03 PM
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    Cap

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    I tried that but not working - I'll go try it again...
     
  4. Apr 6, 2009 at 4:05 PM
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    deadbolt do w3rk!

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    hit it with ur palm.
     
  5. Apr 6, 2009 at 4:09 PM
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    Worked! - I just didn't want to break it since these are so dang expensive

    Thanks!
     
  6. Apr 6, 2009 at 4:15 PM
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    deadbolt

    deadbolt do w3rk!

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    No problem!
    :thumbsup:

    glad i could help.
     
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