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Old 06-10-2009, 11:23 PM
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Default Is it dangerous to drive on the freeway with a missing lug nut?

I got a honda civic hatch back when i was changing rims Some how i messed up 1 of my lug nut socket and now when i try to put on a lug nut it just spins, its the front driver side wheel. So is it really dangerous to drive with only 3 lug nuts? on the freeway?
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Old 06-10-2009, 11:37 PM
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Not really, but you should get the wheel stud replaced asap just to be safe.

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Old 06-11-2009, 12:12 AM
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Not really, but you should get the wheel stud replaced asap just to be safe.
thanks, was kinda worried since i gotta go freeway everyday for work and dont got the time to fix it myself. Mostly only have time at night but to dark to see lol
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Old 06-11-2009, 07:07 AM
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Its not that dangerous...i had one stripped for over a year...Im too busy to fix it and don't wanna pay anybody...but ive driven from Indiana to New York...700 miles goin 80 mph and didn't have no problem..and ive made the drive 4 times...so it should be alright but def get it fixed..
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