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Old 01-28-2010, 05:43 PM   #1
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I have a Bonneville and apparently the previous owner put locking lugs on it. Any suggestions?
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They didn't give you the key? They make a tool to remove them when there isnt a key to use. The tool usually works good removing them.
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Check the glove box or spare tire area.
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No key. I looked everywhere in the vehicle. I was very upset. Does it look a lot like a socket with reverse threads in it?
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Yes kinda. Has kinda like treads/teeth that digs into the lock when you turn it off.
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That'* what I kind of imagined it to look like but can't find one.
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I bought mine though snap-on not sure where else you can get them. Maybe sears sells them.
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I'll have to take a look. Thanks.
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You can pretty much get the sockets anywhere. Heck, even Autozone might have them.
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Wouldn't the point of having locking lug nuts be so someone can't go buy the key from anywhere and take the rims off?

I was told by a friend of mine that if you lose the key the rims have to be either chopped off or somehow get the stud out from the back
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