12.5. Wheel nuts

Fig. 12.1. Wheel nuts: 1 – a nut for steel wheels; 2 – a nut for steel wheels with spokes; 3 – nuts for light-alloy wheels; 4 – nut - "sekretka"

Each wheel of the car is fixed by five nuts having a conical part. And from light alloys apply to fastening of wheels only the cap-type chromeplated nuts of 3 (fig. 12.1).