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Old 04-21-2018, 10:11 AM   #31 (permalink)
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Pop that center cap out and see if that provides some mounting possibilities.

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Old 04-23-2018, 06:13 PM   #32 (permalink)
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Here's what I ended up doing (link):

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You really should consider making a joke to check air pressure... could maybe use a rubber hole plug to seal it up
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You really should consider making a joke to check air pressure... could maybe use a rubber hole plug to seal it up
The cheapest rubber plugs I could find were like $8 for 10...and these wheel covers were basically free. Trying to see if I can mock up a DIY version. Not that $8 is a big chunk of change or anything, but part of the fun is seeing how low cost one can make the mods.

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