When buying a set of new Honda Civic Type R lug nuts, there are abundant options. Luckily, there are two helpful factors to narrow down the range: thread size and seat type. Are Honda Civic Type R lug nuts the same size as common Civic wheel nuts? In fact, no, the thread size of stock Honda Civic Type R lug nuts is M14x1.5mm while the thread size of OEM Civic nuts is M12x1.5mm. Before replacing your Honda Civic Type R lug nuts, learning a few of the differentiating characteristics is necessary.
Many aftermarket wheels are designed to use your OEM Honda Civic Type R lug nuts, others come with different lug seat types. It is essential that the Honda Civic Type R lug nut seat and the wheel lug seat match. The mismatch between Honda Civic Type R lug nuts and wheels could potentially cause the nut to loosen and the wheel to become insecure in the vehicle. You can get information from the wheel manufacturers. Simply, a 60° conical seat is the most common and is found on most aftermarket wheels.
What Brand Honda Civic Type R Lug Nuts Are Safe?
BONOSS provides forged Titanium Honda Civic Type R lug nuts for your performance upgrade project. Titanium lug nuts are much lighter than other wheel nuts. For example, each BONOSS Titanium lug nut is about 34g and a set of BONOSS Titanium Honda Civic Type R lug nuts wright about 680g. Besides, the proof load of BONOSS forged Titanium wheel nuts have reached 138,800 N. Such wheel lug nuts surely bring your Honda Civic Type R FL5/ FK8 Hatchback to higher performance as well as a better wheel style.
Besides, BONOSS forged Titanium Honda Civic Type R lug nuts have the benefits of low density, as well as high-temperature resistance. This type of lug nut also has extraordinary resistance to corrosion. A thin oxide (TiO2, titania) layer spontaneously forms cover on the surface to protect them against rust or corrosion. A set of Titanium Honda Civic Type R lug nuts is actually your solution to ugly and insecure lug nuts. If you would like to spend a small fortune getting forged performance wheels to save a few pounds of unsprung weight, a set of BONOSS forged Titanium Honda Civic Type R lug nuts is a good idea.