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      09-16-2018, 01:15 PM   #1
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Any tips on how to secure centre wheel caps?

Thinking that my wheel centre caps are a little bit loose in new winter wheels. They are the smaller 55mm size ones.

Just a bit worried they "pop out" when in use.

Anybody got any tips on how to secure them. Thought about a wee bit of silicone but not sure....worried it damages the wheel.

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Iíve yet to come across anything that canít be fixed with superglue or duck tape!
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I used A little bit of clear silicon
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Wrap a few turns of ptfe tape around the clips ?
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