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What wrench is needed to remove the 2002 GTI lug nuts?

My 2002 GTI (US) has stock alloy wheels. The lug nuts have a hex socket fitting (like a typical allen wrench). My car did not come with a wrench to remove these nuts. What size wrench is needed to remove 2002 GTI lug nuts?

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They are the locking wheel nuts(lugs)and you will need a key(not a hex allen key)to remove them.if you look close you will see that the sides are not equal.
I use a nut spilitter or an old socket hammered onto the nut to remove it,means replacements but next time you buy a car check to make sure you have the radio code and the wheel nut key.

Posted on May 29, 2010

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