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Old 01-10-2006, 02:08 AM   #1
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2004 Impreza 2.5 TS

Default McGard wheel locks keyed alike?

Are all the McGard wheel locks keyed alike? Sure looks like it. Surely a well prepared thief would have a McGard key.

I've got the spline drive lugs from Tire Rack, but I don't feel that they're totally secure. I bought a set of Rally whell locks, stripped one (using a properly set torque wrench), and took em right back to Pep Boys. McGard seems to be the only other resonably priced locking lug.
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Old 01-10-2006, 04:52 AM   #2
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The McGard key's look alike, but they're not. They come with a card with a serial number on it used for ordering additional keys. I lost my key and had to order a replacement. I even tested my friend's key on my lugs, but not suprisingly, it didn't work.
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