Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Rate Thread
things snapping left and right! #222714 Jul 13, 9:31am Jul 13, 9:31am
Joined: May 2004
Posts: 795
Hunterdon County, NJ
TimO OP
The O
2005 Scion TC
TimO OP
The O
2005 Scion TC

Joined: May 2004
Posts: 795
Hunterdon County, NJ
things snapping left and right!
FIRST, my antenna snaps off (which btw i still havent fixed and am having some trouble with the drill out because i dont have a slow enough drill)... and NOW one of my lugnuts snapped off when i was putting my wheel back on!!!

NOW wtf am I supposed to do?!?! is it safe to drive with just four on?? How much will it cost for a new lugnut?! where can I get just one?! confused

angry cry angry cry

Re: things snapping left and right! [Re: TimO] #222715 Jul 13, 9:34am Jul 13, 9:34am
Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 118
Irvine, California
gearSHIFTx
Member
1990 Toyota Celica
gearSHIFTx
Member
1990 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 118
Irvine, California
You should be safe to drive on it for only a little bit. I wouldnt recommend it. Im pretty sure they sell lug nuts at kragen or any autoparts store.

Re: things snapping left and right! [Re: TimO] #222716 Jul 13, 9:35am Jul 13, 9:35am
Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 2,677
South Jersey
R
RicePowered
ECelica Staff
RicePowered
R
ECelica Staff

Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 2,677
South Jersey
thatsfunny your car sucks


Yes it is still safe to drive with 4 lugs. I have no idea how to fix it though ... the whole stud snapped off, probably gonna need a new hub bolt confused

This page has some info for ya thumbsup

See #4

Linked Image

Re: things snapping left and right! [Re: RicePowered] #222717 Jul 13, 9:44am Jul 13, 9:44am
Joined: May 2004
Posts: 795
Hunterdon County, NJ
TimO OP
The O
2005 Scion TC
TimO OP
The O
2005 Scion TC

Joined: May 2004
Posts: 795
Hunterdon County, NJ
thanks guys... im going to car parts right now. ive got some friends there who might be able to let me use thier tools. im gunna try the whole drill out thing like with the antenna. maybe they have a slow enough drill there. and yeah my car does suck lol but im very superstitious and just realized its the 13th, so im blaming it on that. thumbsup

how tight does everyone put thier lugnuts back on and how do you know when its enough? cause when i do mine it never seems like it is enough, maybe its just me. and i probably did it too tight and it just snapped right off... wtf

Re: things snapping left and right! [Re: TimO] #222718 Jul 13, 9:51am Jul 13, 9:51am
Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 2,677
South Jersey
R
RicePowered
ECelica Staff
RicePowered
R
ECelica Staff

Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 2,677
South Jersey
I just tighten each one with the wrench and then lower the car and give each nut one more good 1/4 turn. Never had any problems.

Re: things snapping left and right! [Re: RicePowered] #222719 Jul 13, 10:43am Jul 13, 10:43am
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
Mp3Supply
Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica
Mp3Supply
Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,034
Pennsylviana
mine snapped off before too.. i went to NTB and they fixed it for me. . no problem. it was like 40$ though. . . you CAN do it urself if ur knowledged in that area.. .. . 40$ is an easy fix for me. . no sweat smile


[Linked Image]


Work like you really dont need the money
Love like you have never been hurt before
Dance like no one is watching. . .

Re: things snapping left and right! [Re: RicePowered] #222720 Jul 13, 10:48am Jul 13, 10:48am
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,669
MADERA, CA
2002 Super White Toyota Celica
ravertony
Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica
ravertony
2002 Super White Toyota Celica
Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,669
MADERA, CA
Originally Posted by RicePowered
thatsfunny your car sucks

rofl grin rofl

Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
xmangt1
xmangt1
2000 Toyota Celica GT
Chicago, IL

Posts: 1,587
Joined: July 2003
Thanks: This Website, Anyone Who Makes A Celica Look Good & my boy EXPEDI 1
Random: Too many to thank...XPEDI1,Isaac,Drivers Image,APC,AC,ABT Electronics,Kenwood...list goes on & on...
Show All Member Profiles 
Recent Topics
Resurrecting a 2000 GT automatic.
by cosmo64. 10/19/2017 1:19 PM
APR strut bar brace for 2000 GTS
by TweakMaster. 10/15/2017 8:02 PM
Help with vacuum hose
by Chaos. 10/15/2017 6:07 PM
My 2000 GTS
by TweakMaster. 10/14/2017 6:29 PM
Replaced bad MAF. Now getting p0300/p1300 CEL codes. HELP!
by Bblee1989. 10/14/2017 4:34 PM
What kind of rim is this?
by mariahjordan. 10/10/2017 8:05 PM
Changed Headlight but so Dimm
by smsih. 10/10/2017 2:55 PM
Anyone know this remote unlock key? trying to ID it!
by kieronboz. 10/04/2017 2:36 AM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20171020)