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ONE OF MY LUG NUTS BROKE ON A 2003 CIVIC I GRINDED THE OLD ONE OFF BUT CAN NOT PUT IN THE NEW ONE /HONDA LEFT NO SPACE TO REPLACE THEM .DO I NEED TO DROP THE A ARMS JUST TO GET TO THE HUB ?

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Well usually they are pressed in and if they break off.you have to beat them out or take it in to les schwab or any tire company and they wiil put a new one in for you and it is preety cheap you can drive it down there it is not going to hurt anything long as the others are tight..

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