Date: Fri, 7 Jul 2006 16:25:22 +0000 (UTC) From: Craig's Saab C900 Site <c900nospam.apana.org.au> Subject: Re: Do rusty wheel nuts need to be replaced?
"john" <jsmith1456nospamo.com> writes: >"DervMan" <thedervmannospaml.com> wrote in message >news:44ad4e29$0$10937$fa0fcedbnospam.zen.co.uk... >> "Viktor Haag" <vehaagnospaml.com> wrote in message >> news:1152206574.976897.186470nospam2000cwb.googlegroups.com... >>> I've noticed that, after this winter, all the wheel nuts on my Saab >>> appear rusty. I have no steel rims for winter driving, just the >>> original Saab alloys for my 9-5 ('04). Do I need to replace these wheel >>> nuts for fear that they'll damage my alloy wheels, or is the only >>> problem that they're unsightly? >> >> I've never bothered myself with other marquees, however, they do look >> scruffy and the Saab's nuts get rustier than others... >> >just another example of GM cheapness - my 20 year old saab does not have >rusty nuts :-) ohh aka chocolate salty balls. 8-) Craig. -- Craig's Saab C900 Page at | Craig's Classic Saab Workshop - Sydney .au http://lios.apana.org.au/~c900 | http://www.classicsaab.net and other URL's Email: c900nospam.apana.org.au | For Saab 99/C900/9000 Enthusiasts World-Wide! Alternate: saabonautnospaml.com | Web-forums, galleries, library, links, etc.