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Installing Bad Wheel Locking Nuts

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4. A long 3⁄8-inch drive extension and 15⁄16-inch swivel-head socket is necessary to access the locking element nuts. The extra-deep wheel center creates the needed room for tooling, but don’t be surprised if you drop an item or two inside of the wheel. A small magnet and needle-nose pliers will also help speed up the job.