The most common thread sizes of Tesla Model 3 lug nuts are M14x1.5. Only if the thread pitches match can you install Tesla Model 3 wheel nuts safely. Mostly, the same production cars share the same lug nuts. So, you can easily check the vehicle lug size in your owner’s manual or search by model and year on Google. However, there can be exceptions. Purchasing the wrong Tesla Model 3 lug nuts always make things complicated. It is better to measure the stock lug sizes.
Here we take the metric thread pitch as an example. It is highly recommended to use a pitch gauge. Each pitch gauge has teeth in it that match certain pitches. Try to fit the teeth into your Tesla Model 3 OEM stud threads until you find the one that matches. When you get the pitch, write it down. For instance, you might have 1.5 mm. The thread diameter means the width of the thread area. Measure the width with a caliper in millimeters. This might be 14 millimeters across, write it down. There the thread of your Tesla Model 3 lug nuts will be M14x1.5.
What Types of Tesla Model 3 Lug Nuts Do I Need?
There are thousands of Tesla Model 3 lug nuts that exist on the market. The best Tesla Model 3 lug nuts are the ones that fit the vehicle and meet your requirements perfectly. BONOSS Aluminum Tesla Model 3 lug nuts improve the appearance as well as boost performance by reducing the unsprung weight. Each BONOSS lug nut net weight is about 25g, and a set of BONOSS Aluminum Tesla Model 3 lug nuts weight is about 500g. A lighter spring weight can reduce battery consumption and vehicle loss, and effectively improve driving performance.
In addition, it is very important to keep the Tesla Model 3 lug nuts working well. If a lug nut breaks or otherwise fails, it may gradually loosen over time. Protected by naturally occurring oxide film, these BONOSS Aluminum Tesla Model 3 lug nuts come with incredible corrosion resistance. By properly hard anodized, the corrosion-resistance ability is greatly enhanced. This makes the maintenance cost much lower over time.
Are Steel Tesla Model 3 Lug Nuts Good?
By far, steel Tesla Model 3 lug nuts are one of the most common-used components in the automotive world. They are oftentimes stronger and more durable. The heat treatment maximizes the strength which makes them highly resistant to wear and damage. By forging process, BONOSS steel Tesla Model 3 lug nuts can offer more resistance to impact cracks. Therefore, they can withstand worse weather and driving styles. Besides, BONOSS steel 50BV30 Tesla Model 3 lug nuts are designed for usefulness and fashion.
BONOSS treats these Tesla Model 3 lug nuts during production. How the lug nuts are coated is a critical factor in safety. By far, BONOSS forged 50BV30 Tesla Model 3 lug nuts give salt spray resistances exceeding 500 hours, which makes it ideal for your Tesla Model 3 wheel upgrades. If you intend to install new aftermarket wheels, BONOSS Tesla Model 3 lug nuts will give you a much better experience. You can buy from specialty retailers all over the country. At BONOSS, you can also opt for the build-to-order wheel lug nuts.