Up Close: GEDORE Thread Reset Tool, No. KL-0173-602 KA

Jan. 22, 2024
The GEDORE Thread Reset Tool, No. KL-0173-602 KA, repairs damaged threads without compromising the wheel stud's strength.

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Application

The GEDORE Thread Reset Tool, No. KL-0173-602 KA, is designed to repair damaged wheel studs.

Features and benefits

  • Repairs damaged threads without compromising the wheel stud's strength.
  • Simply attach the tool to the wheel stud and use a 41mm socket wrench to remove it.
  • Kit covers all makes and models.
  • Patented design for repairing wheel studs.
  • Repairs take 30 seconds.
  • Rolls thread back to its original geometry - no metal is removed.  

Origin

GEDORE developed a similar tool for repairing damaged threads on standard bolts in the industrial segment and decided to make modifications to create a kit specifically for wheel studs.

Manufacturing/engineering specifications

The Thread Reset Tool is manufactured in India and has been tested to seven miles of thread repair without any wear. The tool has a lifetime warranty. 

Information provided by GEDORE. 

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