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Old 09-17-2016, 06:46 AM   #15
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Dudley, I lost a front cap and purchased a new one and put it on and lost it right away. Make sure those tabs are bent out enough that's it is a real tight fit. The bumps will take it off again if it's not tight.
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I got a couple from Raney's recently. Included in the package was a package of push on clips that provide the "bite" on the rim when installing. Absent those biters, the cap would fit very loose, thus a good candidate for another loss if you hit a bump. Be sure you have the clips!

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Old 09-18-2016, 09:34 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by ronidom View Post
Be sure you have the clips!
So far so good. After a year of pounding down Alaska roads they are still hanging on.

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Old 09-19-2016, 08:41 AM   #17
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Just to muddy the waters a bit further, ours is an 'o6 Apex 40, and it also has the 4 slot hubs
I ordered from Raneys, now it's on and I have a spare. When ordering, you must also specify depth of the hubcap. I got caught flatfooted on that, so asked for 1"... and it turned out that it should have been 5/8", so I had to trim some of around the rim, but no big deal. And yes the clips need to be used. Thanks to all who replied.
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Old 09-21-2016, 01:29 PM   #18
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Some trucker chrome shops have them in stock.

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