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Old 10-03-2012, 03:08 PM
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Tire went flat on the truck (its a 2004 1500 SLT Hemi sport 4x4), roadside people must not have cranked down the lugs to where they needed to be, they started to wiggle loose and the wheel studs got a little dinged up.

Tire place I took it to told me it needs all new wheel studs and lug nuts (even though you can hand tighten the lug nuts all the way down onto the stud. They want 300$ to replace 5 wheel studs and mount/balance two tires.

They said they have to drop the rear axle in order to get to the studs. I've never done any wheel work and the truck is already on the lift there so I just said screw it, fix it. For future reference did I get screwed?
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