In a message dated 4/27/99 6:11:03 AM EST, Mike.Hopkins@mis.magna-europa.com
> While refitting a wheel I had the unpleasant feeling of the wheel nut just
> keep turning i.e. the threads gone. I now have the wheel studs on order
> from my friendly parts supplier and need to know, do you have to take the
> hub off (Expensive hub puller needed) to fit a stud or is the spit one of
> those cars that has enough room to put the stud in.
I assume that you mean the rear wheel and yes it can be done without removing
the hub. You will have to remove the brake shoes and hardware, at least I
Firmly seat it by stacking it with washers and tighten the wheel nut to pull
or you will tend to knock it loose when re-fitting the wheel.