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My currie rear end came with 3" long wheel studs. These are too long for the wheels I am getting. My question is, can I cut them down to a shorter length? If so, any tips on the best way to do this?

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When my car was measured for the wheels, he said I could use open lug for a pro street style,, Closed acorn lug nut that would stick out some, or cut it down to standard length.
 

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I had the exact same problem with my strange axles and bolts, mine are bolts, not studs. I have a lathe and just cut off about .750" and chamfered the edge abit. You could also use a cutoff wheel and chamfer the edge with a sander. JR
 

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...My question is, can I cut them down to a shorter length? If so, any tips on the best way to do this?
Yes. A sawzall, hacksaw, or cutoff wheel will work. Thread a nut on to the stud before cutting, then back it off after the stud is cut. Clean up the cut end with a file and chase the threads.
 
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