How do I know my center cap size?
Measure the outer diameter(O.D) from the front of the cap, as this is the widest portion of center cap. The outer diameter is the max measurement to cover the wheel. Measured in a straight line. Place a caliper(Necessary) across the opening on the backside of the cap to measure the inner diameter(I.D).
Are all center caps the same size?
Many people think that center caps are “universal fit” but this is definetley not true. One wheel can have over 30 different center caps. If you are not able to locate the center cap by part number, find your wheel by first selecting the brand, then click on the picture of your wheel.
Are all alloy wheel Centre caps the same size?
The design of centre caps offers an almost unlimited range of possibilities. Only the diameter and possibly the height are predetermined by the respective wheel. In most cases the dimensions vary from a diameter of 50 to 75mm. Deciding which size fits which rim depends on the manufacturer.
Does AutoZone sell center caps?
Our collection of wheel caps are curated to look, work and feel as much like your original caps as possible, ensuring that your wheels perform and appear their absolute best after the replacement. Searching “wheel center caps near me” can help you find the nearest AutoZone store to you.
Do you need wheel center caps?
Wheel center caps are decoration only. The dust cap that covers the bearings on a 2WD type hub is essential.
How do I know what size hubcaps to buy?
To determine your hubcap or wheel size, start by finding a series of 9 letters and numbers on the side of your tire that begins with the letter “P”. At the end of this series, you will see the letter “R” followed by 2 numbers. These last two numbers are your hubcap or wheel size.
Why do wheels have center caps?
A center cap, or centercap is a decorative disk on an automobile wheel that covers a central portion of the wheel. Early center caps for automobiles were small and primarily served the purpose of keeping dirt away from the spindle nut and wheel bearings of vehicles.
What size are BMW center caps?
New Original BMW Wheel Center Caps, a set of 4 pieces. The cap is 2 11/16″ or 68 mm in diameter.