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How to remove lug nut cover - refreshed model S 21” wheels


MS LR 21" Black/Black/No FSD, 5/18, RN1149
Dec 8, 2016
I can’t find any info on how to remove the lug nuts cover for the refreshed model S with 21” wheels. Trying to install wheel locks. I thought about just pulling off the plastic cover but didn’t know if that is the correct way.


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'22 Model S Plaid - Black/Black/CF
May 14, 2021
Centennial, CO
That is the correct way. There is a small hole on the cover that a pry tool can fit into (above the top of the T), or you can just pull off using a suction tool (or your hands). The cover itself is held on by tension.

Here's a pic of the tool I'm taking about. The L end part of the tool goes into the hole and you just yank off. Nothing really proprietary about the tool itself, if you have something similar. I got this one on Amazon.

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