[Healeys] Wheel Spinners

i erbs eyera3000 at gmail.com
Wed Aug 9 15:18:37 MDT 2017

just bought a 67 MGB with wire wheels. my Healey has disc wheels. thanks
for the advice. any special grease for the hubs? car was a barn find, sat
for over 20 years .

Ira Erbs
1959 100-6
MKI engine and disc brakes
excuse typos and strange words my phone wants you to see.

On Aug 8, 2017 7:25 PM, "Roger Grace" <roggrace at telus.net> wrote:

> On my BJ8 with new MWS 72 spoke WW and hubs I find that the wheels are
> over tightening themselves particularly the front.
> Have read the Rudge Whitworth self tightening info. but still not happy.
> When I fit the wheels I tighten by hand then do a light couple of taps
> with my lead mallet.
> After but a few miles I find that I have to really slog the spinners just
> to get them to move - the ol’ girl shakes all over.
> It really is excessive and fear one day wont be able to get them to move
> at all – particularly on roadside.
> What gives ?
> Anyone else encountered this issue ?
> rg
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