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  1. Do you guys hear sounds when tightening lugs?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    When I go to put my lugs in, they begin to croak a little when it gets to the very end where it wont tighten anymore. I'm using a single-handed tire iron and not exerting that much force. I only go until it stops tightening and I'm a pretty skinny guy (so no intense muscular force on it). I have...
  2. Stock or aftermarket lug nuts for 2nd gen Mazdaspeed 3 wheels?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    My friend might be able to score me a set of 2nd gen Speed3 wheels. I do want to confirm though; will my stock lug nuts on my 2016 iTouring fit on Speed3 wheels? Or will I need aftermarket lugs? Usually stock wheels have acorn seating, so I'm assuming it'll fit, but it would also be nice to...
  3. Motegi Traklites and Open-Ended Lugs

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I'm wondering if anyone else has these wheels and has run into the same problem? I purchased these open ended lug nuts a while ago (before ordering my new wheels): They are excellent quality and look great. Once I got my wheels, I noticed that the "bulged" part of the lug where it seats...
  4. stock lugs with Enkei Raijin?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I see a fair amount of people with enkei raijins on their gen 3, do stock lugs work with the 18x8 enkei raijins and would I need any other equipment to have this fit the mazda 3?
  5. 20" Lexani LSS-55 Wheels 20x8.5 114.3x5 et15 Lugs+ Rings

    Buy / Sell / Trade
    20" Lexani LSS-55 Wheels 20x8.5 114.3x5 et15 Lugs+ Rings This is now an ebay auction Click Here Set of used 20" Lexani LSS-55 Wheels. Album containing detail of the wheels here http://s756.photobucket.com/user/ion123456/library/Wheel. All wheels balance. One wheel (#2) was straightened and...
  6. Colored lugs?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I'm thinking about neo chrome muteki lug nuts. Anyone have any pics of their colored lugs? Sent from AutoGuide.com Free App
  7. Problem with lugs?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hey guys so when I first lowered my car about a month ago I heard this weird noise coming from my front tires whenever i would slow down. When I installed my mud flaps I ended up finding out it was because I didn't tighten down the lug nuts.....I know I know how can I miss something like that...
  8. stock lugs

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Will the stock lugs on the stock 17 inch wheels fit on stock mazdaspeed 3 wheels ? looking to buy the mazdaspeed wheels need to know if i need to get new lugs thanks
  9. Need help in purchasing lugs for aftermarket wheels

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi Everyone, I have a 2011 Mazda 3 and purchased VSR Victory wheels, 18x8.0 with +35 offset. I am completely lost in the world of lug nuts and cannot seem to find a forum that indicates exactly what I would need for these wheels. I was told by the wheel distributor to buy 12x1.5 tapered seated...
  10. Which lugs look best??

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Appearance & Interior
    Hey guys, Iv'e been looking at two different sets of lugs for my speed3. 1- Muteki Super Tuner Wheel Nuts (Close End, Anodized Purple, 12mm X 1.50RH, 41886L)|Muteki Japan Tuner Wheel Nuts|JDM Light Weight Wheel Lug Nuts 2- Muteki SR48 Wheel Nuts (Extended Open End, Anodized Purple, 12mm X...
  11. Evo x wheels tires+ lugs

    Buy / Sell / Trade
    up for sale are 4 evo x enkei wheels + tires + black mag lugs 18x8.5 +38 5x114.3 wheels have been professionally powdercoated red, but the top layer is plastidipped black on 2 wheels, one wheel has small rash on it, easily filled in, cant tell with the plastidip on it,on 1 of the wheels I have...
  12. Moving From Steelies to Alloys

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi, I have a 2010 on Steelies. I got some 17" Alloys from a 2012. I took them to get replaced and they said that the lugs don't fit. Mazda says they have different style lug nuts. Any help here? I have the stock lugs that came with the car. And on Mazda's website, there is only one size. Can...
  13. FS: Blox Red Lugs $60 Shipped

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    TUNER Lugs. 12X1.5 RED QTY 20... Original packaging including a sticker :). They have never been used, they dont fit my rims and the seller wants to charge close to 25 bucks to restock... so i say forget that. Id rather give some one a bit of a discount. These will fit the 3's including...
  14. FS: SSR SP3 18x9.5 +30 w/ tires, Project Kics R40 Ext Lugs

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    DO NOT PM ME - email me only: [email protected] So the time has come... slanging the 'speed so I'll need to sell a few items. Boy do I love these wheels but these won't fit the new ride... Up for sale: 1) SSR SP3 18x9.5 et30 SL Disk 5x114.3 includes Hankook V12 235/40 (5500 miles)...
  15. Works RS blue lug nuts

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Wheels and Tires
    My friend helped me put these Works RS blue lug nuts on today. Thanks Jon! Here's a product link: Work Wheels :: Products :: Lug Nuts
  16. Gen 2 ms3 oem wheels and lugs

    Mazdaspeed 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    sold sold
  17. Sharkfin or Lugs ?????

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Should i spend the $$$ on a new VG sharkin fin antenna or black anodized lugs????:001_unsure: The chrome factorys bother me.:mad 1: This is what the wheel looks like currently. Im thinking of powdercoating my calipers??? Got a decent quote!!!!! Thoughts or imput??!!
  18. Different color calipers and lugs

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Does anybody have a unique caliper and lug nut color combo?? If so, pics please! I have a liquid silver 3 with silver wheels so I feel like calipers and lug nuts are a good spot for some color. I've been thinking about red calipers (and maybe even painting the center of the rotors red??) with...
  19. Red Lugs on a Red Speed

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Wheels and Tires
    Anyone think these would look good on stock ms3 wheels? They might look pretty sweet but just want to see everyones opinions first. I may powdercoat the rims gunmetal in a few months is that makes any difference.
  20. Inverted Lugs

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Wheels and Tires
    I am looking to get some red Lugs and Most, almost all are inverted.. They say not to use them on factory wheels.. Does anyone have inverted on factory wheels and what is the reason behind not having them on factory wheels. Also what are some good brands that wont flake off really easy.