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which way do i turn the hubnut to remove it?
on a geostorm 90
- 10 years agoFavorite Answer
facing it ---to the left, or counter clockwise sometimes they are put on with an airgun or corrosion can make them sieze a little -----a shock such as an impact wrench provides will break them free rather than twist and shear it if it is really stuck
try a little oil on them too like break-free or any light penetrating oil if rust is a prob
someone is bound to say it----lefty loosey righty tighty
there are such a thing as left hand threads that work opposite-----you are referring to pulling it apart to get at the wheel bearing or something? 1 large nut and not the wheel lug nuts right?
in either case the above should applySource(s): experience
- Anonymous10 years ago
Righty tighty lefty loosey.. havent you ever heard that?
aka, counterclockwise to loosen
- 10 years ago
Same as a soda bottle