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Wheel Hub?

Postby cjay » Tue 04.09.2018, 02:53

Asking for a friend, I'm between Elan's ;)

Does anyone know what car the wheel hubs came off? he's managed to damages one of his :(

Thank's in advance :)
I wonder what color the next one will be?
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Re: Wheel Hub?

Postby Brit-Car-Nut » Tue 04.09.2018, 03:33

cjay wrote:Asking for a friend, I'm between Elan's ;)

Does anyone know what car the wheel hubs came off? he's managed to damages one of his :(

Thank's in advance :)

I am assuming you mean FRONT? There were some special rear hubs made that allowed a replacement disc.

The M100 front hub is unique to the car. The vauxhall version is nowhere as stout. The SJs "Replacement" is the Vauxhall part and to me, It us not a proper part and shouldn't be used.

There are used hubs offered around periodically and I would look for one of those on eBay UK or eBay US. From Lotus, they are £323.53 so a good used one would be a reasonable option.

Even with International shipping, it would still be cheaper. Maybe his hub can be "repaired"? A little more detail might generate some suggestions.
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Re: Wheel Hub?

Postby cjay » Tue 04.09.2018, 03:53

Thanks for the quick reply!

It is the front hub, sorry about the lack of info.

Does anyone have one sitting in a shed?
I wonder what color the next one will be?
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Re: Wheel Hub?

Postby muley » Tue 04.09.2018, 11:17

Try putting a post in wanted .?

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Re: Wheel Hub?

Postby John_W » Tue 04.09.2018, 13:46

Hi, cjay,
Hope you’re doing well.
For the avoidance of doubt, do you mean part no one (A100C6007F, circled) in the attached picture from the deRoure parts diagram?

(Not that I have one!)

John

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Re: Wheel Hub?

Postby Simon_P » Tue 04.09.2018, 23:38

https://forum.lotuselancentral.com/view ... 41&t=17993
May be useful

I think it is the same pattern as the Astra/Cavalier/Calibra 4 bolt fixing obviously, but as John says they look a bit light. I suppose you could try a Holden race specialist who may do a more manly version.
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