When it comes to replacing the OEM wheels, you would likely need Jeep wheel adapters 5×4.5″ to 5×5″. The wheel adapters are very useful to convert a bolt pattern into another bolt pattern. Choosing the right Jeep wheel adapters to fit your aftermarket rims can be easy if you know the bolt patterns of your vehicle and wheels. Giving an example, with Jeep 5×4.5″ to 5×5″ wheel adapters, you can install Jeep Wrangler JK wheels to a Jeep TJ or YJ with no problems.
Since these Jeep 5×4.5″ to 5×5″ wheel adapters are installed between the hub assembly and wheels, they will make your wheels stick out a certain distance. Technically speaking, the minimum required thickness is about 1 inch (25mm). Assuming it is a 50mm offset of your stock rim. And 1-inch Jeep 5×4.5″ to 5×5″ wheel adapters will make the wheel stick out 1 inch. If your new wheels stick in the fender a lot, then using thicker Jeep 5×4.5″ to 5×5″ wheel adapters will push the wheels out further to get flush with the fender flares. This also provides a muscular and powerful look.
What Jeep 5×4.5” to 5×5” Wheel Adapters Are Best?
If your Jeep 5×4.5” to 5×5” is equipped with aluminum alloy wheels, then it is recommended to use aluminum wheel adapters. Nowadays, billet aluminum has become the standard metal used for making performance Jeep 5×4.5” to 5×5” wheel adapters. Aluminum adapters are much lighter than steel ones, which allows for better control. Furthermore, aluminum Jeep 5×4.5” to 5×5” wheel adapters are not easy to corrode. They will dissipate brake heat better which effectively reduces brake overheating.
BONOSS Jeep 5×4.5” to 5×5” wheel adapters are made of forged 6061-T6 and 7075-T6 aluminum. After the forged process, strength, hardness, and toughness are greatly enhanced. Designed by professional mechanical engineers, these are made in an independent factory to the highest quality and are fully SGS & TUV approved. All BONOSS Jeep 5×4.5” to 5×5” wheel adapters come complete with all necessary hardware including new wheel nuts or wheel studs. Numerous successful cases have proved that genuine BONOSS forged aluminum Jeep 5×4.5” to 5×5” wheel adapters are completely safe for off-roading driving.
Why Do Studs of Jeep 5×4.5” to 5×5” Wheel Adapters Matter?
Even if you figure out the correct Jeep 5×4.5” to 5×5” wheel adapters, you have to make sure they come with quality wheel lugs. All BONOSS Jeep 5×4.5” to 5×5” wheel adapters include ISO Grade 12.9 wheel studs. These studs are made of high-strength SCM440 alloy steel. They are ISO Standard Grade 12.9 approved (most OEM studs are grade 10.9). The tensile strength is up to 1,220 MPa, and the ultimate tensile load is up to 152,000N.
High-quality hardware is the insurance of your ride. BONOSS forged active cooling Jeep 5×4.5” to 5×5” wheel adapters are always well-treat before leaving the factory. The Dacromet-coating wheel studs are considered to be one of the best corrosion-resistance studs. This type of coating gives salt spray resistances exceeding 500 hours. In addition, the Dacromet-coating layer has a heat resistance temperature of above 300 ° C. This is effective to avoid any potential rust in the link points.