GM Metro/Sprint 1985-1993 Repair Guide

Wheel Lug Studs

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REPLACEMENT



See Figure 1



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Fig. Fig. 1: Removing the front wheel stud

  1. Raise and support the vehicle safely.
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  3. Remove the wheel and tire assembly.
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  5. On the rear, remove the brake drum assembly.
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  7. On the front, remove the hub/rotor assembly.
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  9. Using a press, remove the wheel lug studs.
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To install:
  1. Press the new wheel stud into the brake drum or hub/rotor assembly.
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Use care to align the splines on the stud and brake drum/hub
  1. On the rear, install the brake drum assembly.
  2.  
  3. On the front, install the hub/rotor assembly.
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  5. Install the wheel and tire assembly.
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  7. Lower the vehicle.
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