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How to remove anti theft lug nut on an Acura without tool

So I had the tool for the anti theft lug nuts but my father who isn't young anymore changed my tire once and lost the tool. I now need to replace my tire with the spare so that I can get to the dealership to have a new tire put on but I can't get the tire off. Does anyone have any suggestions on how to remove the anti theft lug without the tool?

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There are tools designed specifically for this problem which you can probably buy at Sears or any parts store, or you can do what we usually end up doing, and that is taking a 12 point socket that'll fit snugly on the nut and hammering it on. You may have to drive it on the nut really hard, and this may ruin the socket so try to find one you don't mind losing. Then back the nut off.

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