What is a wheel stud? Wheel studs hold a tire in place so that lug nuts can be fastened easily and the tire can be secured to the vehicle. Wheel studs can be prone to damage or stripping if nuts are not fastened properly. How do you know your wheel stud needs to be replaced? The stud spins instead of staying in place A stud is broken or bent Threads are warped Tire wobbles and steering is difficult How is the wheel stud replaced by a mobile mechanic? The vehicle is put up on jack stands and the wheel is removed. The hub is removed and the damaged studs are replaced. The hub and wheel are put back on. The vehicle is removed from the jack stands and is road tested. How important is it to have your wheel stud replaced? A broken or damaged wheel stud will not hold a tire in place properl? causing potentially dangerous driving conditions for you.
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How it Works
Get an instant online price for most maintenance and tire services. For repairs, you can book a service call and a mechanic will diagnose the concern and give you a quote, on-site. If you would like a quote before we see the vehicle, you can Request a Quote in as little as 60 seconds and receive your quote by email or phone, usually within 1 business hour.
Book a Time
After selecting your service(s) (or a diagnostic), simply select a day & time that works best for you and we will dispatch our best-suited technician or mechanic, based on your vehicle & needs. You will receive a confirmation email with the details and a reminder email/SMS as well. Auto care has never been easier!
Once the technician arrives, they will explain the work order, what they will be doing and then begin work on your vehicle. In most cases, a complementary Digital Vehicle Inspection will be completed so you can have peace of mind that your vehicle is in good condition or what may need to be addressed in the future.