2023 Lexus RZ wheel nuts are standard hardware that keeps the wheels secured and centered. Unless the new wheels are specially made for your car, once you’ve purchased the aftermarket wheel and tire package, you’ll probably require aftermarket wheel nuts to fit. When starting to look at some new 2023 Lexus RZ wheel nuts, the more you know about lug nuts, the safer your wheels will be.
The first factor we come through is the thread pitch. It refers to the right lug nut measurement and determines whether the wheel nuts can fit your vehicle. For example, an “M12x1.5” means the thread pitch of the 2023 Lexus RZ wheel nuts is M12x1.5. Generally, manufacturers will indicate the thread sizes. Simply check the specifications and find a suitable set. Then we go to the second factor – the seat type.
Types of 2023 Lexus RZ Wheel Nuts
The seat types of 2023 Lexus RZ wheel nuts refer to the area where the nuts actually make contact with the wheel surfaces. Commonly, there are three seat types of 2023 Lexus RZ wheel nuts: conical wheel nuts, ball wheel nuts, and flat wheel nuts.
Conical wheel nuts are designed with a beveled 60-degree angled tapered to fit cone-shaped lug holes of the wheels. Most aftermarket wheels come with conical lug seats.
Ball wheel nuts are designed with an inverted bowl-shaped seat to fit the ball seat lug holes.
Flat seat lug nuts are completely flat shapes and often come with separate washers.
Anytime you replace the wheels, you have to take seat types into consideration. The best way to find out the seat type of the wheels is to ask the dealer for the right information. Get the seat type right, your wheel investment is worth it.
Materials of 2023 Lexus RZ Wheel Nuts
In the automobile world, 2023 Lexus RZ wheel nuts are made of steel, aluminum, or Titanium. Different materials exhibit different mechanical properties. Most standard OEM wheel nuts are made of alloy steel. They are strong and durable but also heavy and dull. That is why people who seek better performance and appearance turn out to choose wheel nuts made of lightweight materials like Titanium or Aluminum.
Titanium or Anodized Aluminum 2023 Lexus RZ wheel nuts are better lighter-weight parts for performance upgrades. The tensile strength of BONOSS forged Titanium wheel nuts have reached 1,110Mpa and the tensile strength of BONOSS forged 7075-T6 Aluminum wheel lug nuts has reached 572Mpa, safe and not easy to break. Besides, they come in a variety of colors and styles to maximize your wheels. All in all, a set of good aftermarket 2023 Lexus RZ wheel nuts are a valuable part of the total wheel upgrading package.