Amazing! Different Kinds of Center Caps

Hello, welcome to Rheedal center caps class. Today, we will introduce various kinds of center caps—push through, screw, clip and rotary center caps.

1. Screw type center cap
This type requires us to use screws and nuts to fix it to the wheel hub center. It usually has a central hole and a screw hole corresponding to the screw hole in the wheel. The number of screws and nuts are vary according to the design of the center cap and the requirements of the wheel. They act as a fixed hubcap, ensuring that it is firmly installed on the wheel. In order to install or remove a screw-mounted hubcap, it is necessary to use the appropriate tools, such as a wrench or screwdriver.

The following is a screw type center cap for BBS Wheel and AVID.1 Wheel. We can see that there is a hole in the front of this cap, which is the screw hole.

Wheel Center Caps for BBS  AVID.1 Wheel
168mm Wheel Center Caps

Here is a picture of it installed.

2. Push through center caps
In the previous blog, we gave some comprehensive introductions about the materials, colors, processes and installation steps of our Rheedal push through center caps. Push through center caps are specially designed for SUV, RV, truck and trailer. Most of them are not labeled, but you can choose to stick on it or not. Compared with other wheel center caps, the biggest advantage of push through center caps is they are more selective and there are a variety of material colors to choose.At the same time,its rigidity and corrosion resistance are better than other hubcaps. what’more, for the above models, Compared to the original factory, not only is the performance similar, but the price is also more cost-effective.

The following model is for 3.27″ center bore wheel rim. You can see that this center cap is like a small bucket. And because of this, it is very convenient to install.

3.27 Push Through Center Caps for 3.27“ Truck Trailer SUV RV Rims
Push Through Center Caps 304 Stainless Steel

Let’s also look at the finished picture.

3. Clip type center cap
It usually have a built-in snap structure that can be paired with the corresponding part on the wheel. These clasps can be elastic, adjustable, or fixed to ensure that the hubcap stays firm in the right place. They are usually easier to install and remove. It is usually only necessary to align the buckle of the hub cap with the corresponding part of the wheel, and then apply the appropriate pressure to make it snap. When removing, you can use the appropriate tool or finger to loosen or remove the buckle, and then gently remove the hubcap.

The following model is for the 2004-2009 Chevrolet Trailblazer, 2004-2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer EXT. You can see that on the back of this hubcap there is something like a button, hence its name.

Chevrolet Wheel Center Caps
Out 166.2mm Inner 154.6mm Wheel Center Caps

Here is the rendering.

Chevrolet Trailblazer Center Caps

4. Rotary type center cap
Compared to the above hub caps, this type of hubcap is relatively rare, because it is not easy to install. This hubcap we need to find a corresponding grain in the center of the hub, and then install it on the line.

From the this BBS RG RSII hub cover, we can see the rotating part on the back of the hubcap.

For BBS Wheel Center Caps

The four types of hubcaps above are our daily common hubcaps. They are actually very handy to install, you just find a Installation instructional video from the Internet, then directly finsh it by yourself. Of course, these hubcaps have their suitable models. Therefore, when you buy hubcaps, you must look at what model your car is, and the size of the hub center and other information to avoid buying the wrong hubcaps.

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