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Old 10 Jan 2004, 09:40 pm
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Hello, all. I'm a relatively new owner. I bought my 2003 LE Cruiser in October. I love it. Unfortunately, so did the thugs who ripped off my wheel caps about 2 weeks ago.

Before I invest in replacing them, I wonder if anyone can tell me if there is such a thing as "lockable" wheel caps. If not, does anyone have any other replacement suggestions.

Thanks for any information you can share.

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mypt, welcome to the forum. I haven't seen any lockable wheel caps, maybe someone else has.
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Old 10 Jan 2004, 10:14 pm
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Welcome to the forum MYPT. Same answer as IRPT...haven't seen any! You do mean the center caps on each wheel right? I know someone else was looking for one that was lost (stolen)...don't think he found anyplace but the dealer and they wanted to rip him off with a high price for what they are. Sorry.
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Old 10 Jan 2004, 11:49 pm
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Welcome,
I have not seen any lockable caps only for the wheels.

good luck and glad to hear from you.

[:I]sorry.
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Years ago on another car, I found chromed brass "breasts" that had a flange at the bottom, inserted them from behind the wheel so the only way to put them on/off was to take off a wheel. Then, locking log nuts prevent anyone but you from getting at them.
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Thanks for all the responses -- and the warm welcomes.
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Ive seen them. The kit includes a bb gun and a bush to sit behind
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Old 13 Jan 2004, 07:45 pm
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welcome to the board and sorry to hear of your trouble !! i like sakigt's idea!!
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Old 13 Jan 2004, 09:08 pm
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hey did a search using copernic, there are locking hubcaps available, seems to be a problem in the states not canada.
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Old 13 Jan 2004, 10:34 pm
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quote:Originally posted by sakigt

Ive seen them. The kit includes a bb gun and a bush to sit behind
LMFAO, I have a similar kit LSAA(louisvlle slugger alarm system)
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