How to Measure Wheel Back Spacing
How To & DIY

How To Measure Wheel Back Spacing / Offset

Back Spacing is a measurement taken from within the inside of the rear side of the wheel. This measurement is important to be sure you have proper wheel clearance for your specific car before purchasing new wheels, wheel spacers and wheel adapters. [Read More…]
The Importance of Torquing Lug Nuts / Lug Bolts
How To & DIY

How To Properly Torque Lug Nuts / Lug Bolts

Over the years, we’ve seen wheels come off and much worse, all for one simple reason – they failed to properly torque (tighten) the lug nuts on their vehicles. Torquing lug nuts to the right torque specs and in the correct torque sequence is critical. Learn how to properly torque your lug nut / lug bolts here. [Read More…]
How To Measure Your Wheel Bolt Pattern
Technical Info

Wheel Bolt Pattern Cross Reference ~ What Wheels Fit?

Use the Wheel Bolt Pattern Cross Reference to select your wheel bolt or lug pattern: Select Number of Lugs and Stud Spread in either Inches or Millimeters. The results will display Make, Model and Year as well as the OEM Wheel Size (diameter and width) plus Stud Size, Hub Center Bore and Offset. [Read More…]
How To & DIY

How To Plus Size Wheels and Tires

Plus Sizing your wheel and tire combination was designed to enhance vehicle performance and appearance by allowing fitment of larger diameter rims and lower profile tires. The theory is that while making these changes, you keep the overall tire diameter within 3% of the original equipment tires. [Read More…]
How To Measure Your Wheel Bolt Pattern
How To & DIY

How To Measure Wheel Bolt Pattern

The bolt pattern, or bolt circle, is the diameter of an imaginary circle formed by the centers of the wheel lugs. Common bolt patterns have 4, 5, 6, or 8 lug holes. These diagrams show the proper measuring methods for each lug count. [Read More…]