If you are planning on installing 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers on your SUV, it is important to be aware of the manufacturer’s recommended torque settings. Using the proper torque spec helps ensure that the wheels and spacers are securely installed. It is OK to use the OEM wheel torque spec to fix the 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers. If you cannot find the vehicle manufacturer’s recommended torque spec, you can use the following as a reference: 140NM (103.5 Ft-tb) for aluminum wheels ((just for REFERENCE, please inquire with a tire expert).
Quality 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers are safe, but only if you install them properly. Using the manufacturer’s recommended torque helps guarantee that there isn’t either too much or too little pressure on any of the assemblies to which the wheel attaches. A torque wrench is always the best tool to fasten your 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers. Make sure that the stud threads are clean and dry with no oil or grease. Start threading the hardware by hand, then use the torque wrench to tighten wheel lug nuts in a crisscross sequence.
Should I Use Loctite on 2023 Land Rover Defender Wheel Spacers?
Actually, it is optional to Loctite 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers. As long as you use quality brand wheel spacers and properly torque them, they will never come loose. With the development of modern manufacturing technology, brand 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers are well-treat in corrosion resistance. This means they won’t easily corrode or get stuck on your wheel studs. But using anti-seize on wheel nuts is completely harmless.
Due to the super forging process, BONOSS 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers have better corrosion resistance. The increased performance ensures safety on the road even when you accidentally come across an obstacle. Additionally, a good rustproof coating is effective to protect 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers from corrosion-related failure. Particularly, BONOSS wheel studs and lug nuts give salt spray resistances exceeding 500 hours, which improves the corrosion resistance ability greatly. In other words, when installing genuine BONOSS 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers, you don’t have to use Loctite.
Do 2023 Land Rover Defender Wheel Spacers Break Studs?
Since the 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers are bolted onto the vehicle wheel studs, many people worry that spacers may break studs, Actually, no, the load from the wheel is transferred to the axle/hub through the friction of the clamped joint, not through the wheel studs. And the wheel studs can only break if the lug nuts are not properly torqued. In other words, by properly torquing genuine brand 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers, there will be no problems.
BONOSS provides ISO grade 12.9 wheel studs to ensure quality exceeds OEM standards. High-strength wheel studs and nuts ensure a strong wheel-spacer-hub connection. The provided wheel studs of BONOSS 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers are made of high-strength forged SCM440 alloy steel. They have achieved ISO standard grade 12.9, tensile strength≥ 1,220 MPa, ultimate tensile load ≥ 152,000 N, and hardness (HV) ≥ 395. With higher strength, your 2023 Land Rover Defender wheel spacers can bear more force without breaking.