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steve cartwright [hoss]
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hi can anyone tell me the size thread  of the wheel nuts i have  some missing and trying to find some is not easy ...or wher i can buy a full set cheers steve

August 11, 2016 at 6:26 AM Flag Quote & Reply

Hermann Egges
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They are 3/8 UNF thread nuts
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August 12, 2016 at 2:32 PM Flag Quote & Reply

Antonnick
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Posts: 26

Many parts from Morris are interchangeable. Here wheel nuts from Morris Minor

http://www.morrisminorspares.com/wheels-tyres-c94/rear-axle-propshaft-wheels-tyres-c96/wheel-nut-unf-not-mm-series-ii-p831450

These are made of steel whereas my Au 8 are of brass. Cannot say whether that is original or not.

August 14, 2016 at 3:56 PM Flag Quote & Reply

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