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wheels [2014/02/09 22:18]
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 Originality reigns supreme in the UK, but there are a number of choices still available in 4 stud if you search hard enough, such as Hartge, Alpina, OZ, BBS. Originality reigns supreme in the UK, but there are a number of choices still available in 4 stud if you search hard enough, such as Hartge, Alpina, OZ, BBS.
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 +===== Removing/​Installing =====
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 +Pull off wheel cap with wheel cap puller (car tools).
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 +**Important!** Wheel is balanced electronically. Proceed as follows to avoid remounting mistakes and imbalance.
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 +  * Loosen wheel bolts.
 +  * Position wheel that valve is at bottom; reinstall in same position.
 +  * If more than one wheel is removed at same time, mark location of wheels on the tires (e.g. with chalk).
 +  * Mark position of wheel to wheel hub (to avoid remounting mistakes).
 +  * Mark position of wheel lock to wheel (to avoid imbalance).
 +  * Unscrew wheel bolts.
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 +Installation:​Tighten wheel bolts crosswise. Tightening torque = 100 ± 10 Nm. Recheck tightening torque after 1,000 km, if new wheel rims are installed for first time.
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 +**Installation:​** Clean wheel center centering collar and bearing surfaces of wheel rim and coat with Plastilube (available from HWB). Check wheel bolt threads and taper for wear, replacing wheel bolts if necessary. Lubricate wheel bolts threads lightly, but tapers must not be lubricated for installation.
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