See Figures 1 and 2
- To remove the wheel, loosen all the lug nuts at least one full turn, before jacking up the car.
- Raise and safely support the car.
- Remove the wheel and tire assembly.
- Remove the brake assembly components.
- Remove the hub assembly.
- Remove the damaged stud using a C-clamp and pressing it out the back.
- Install the new stud by inserting the stud into the hole.
- Place washers on the stud, then install a lug nut and tighten evenly to pull stud into place.
- Make certain stud doesn't turn in the hub or it will strip out the hole. If stud doesn't fit very tight you'll need to replace the hub, too.
- Remove the nut and washers after the stud is seated.
- Reinstall the hub and brake components.
- Install the wheel, then hand-tighten the lug nuts.
- Lower the vehicle and tighten the lug nuts to 100 ft. lbs. (136 Nm).