Are all 17 inch rims the same?
Wheel dimensions are measured in diameter (15,16-17-inches, etc.) …
Replacement wheels that are the same size as stock should go on without a problem.
You can fit larger diameter and wider wheels, but you may run into clearance issues..
Can I put hubcaps over my rims?
Yes you can if the design of the wheel has enough of a lip to allow for typical hubcap tabs to retain the cover. Some wheel covers use the lugnuts to affix the cover and it is possible to use them as well should the wheel have exposed lugnuts.
What are bolt on hubcaps?
These are bolt on hubcaps. They are held on by your vehicles lug nuts offering the maximum amount of security against both theft and loss. These are not universal hubcaps they offer an exact fit based on make, model, year and wheel specifications.
How do I know what rims fit my car?
The two easiest ways are to check the sticker plate in your car, it should be located inside the driver side door, or look online for the vehicle specifications for your exact make and model. That should tell you the standard rim size.
Are all hubcaps universal?
Typically, NO! Many wheel covers use the vehicle’s wheel lug nut to hold the wheel covers onto the wheel. But, there are instances that this can be done! And usually the only wheel covers that will fit another make of car, are the ones that snap/pound on!
Can I drive my car without hubcaps?
Originally Answered: Can I drive without a hub cap? … Many people call these “hub caps.” It’s perfectly fine to drive without one of these. Cars with “styled steel wheels” or “alloy wheels” or “custom rims” (they go by a lot of names) don’t have these “hub caps” or “wheel covers” and they do just fine.
Can you put different size rims on a car?
For instance, your vehicle has a set size of rims, but you can buy different sizes of tires to fit those rims, as long as the middle of the tires is the correct size. That being said, a vehicle with bigger rims will often be able to fit larger tires than other vehicles.