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    Wheel bolts?

    If i go and buy 5mm spacers for my wheels, will i need longer bolts?

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    yeah 5mm longer!
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    YEah the place you get the spacers from should sort you out with longer bolts too

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    What halfords will sell longer bolts??!!! lol

    Too be honest, l didnt think i would need longer bolts for just 5mm, as there is plenty of thread on the original ones.
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    They should sell the bolts too -

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    try demon tweeks....

    they must be the original length for a reason, and the cost of the 20 bolts wont be that much ?
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    get new locking ones?? Mcgards my vaux one only lasted 2 yrs, 4 times off and all twisted!! metal is too soft!
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    halfords dont sell long bolts! just long locking ones, i looked into this in the past but gave up cause i couldnt find any long non locking bolts.
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