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First off, I am embarrassed to post this. But I want to know if I could have done any damage to my hubs.

Since we have had such a mild winter, I never swapped my 3 season tires on Borbet Es for my winter tires on my stock road americas. Then we got some snow yesterday, and more forecast for today, so I frantically swap my wheels in the garage.

But, I couldn't find the stock lug nuts.

So, silly me, I figure, I'll use the ones that came with the Borbets.

I swapped all my wheels, torqued the nuts down, jumped in to drive off, and find out that the wheels are all locked in place.

Frantically searching for OEM lugnuts when I am late for work, finally found them. Swapped them out, and away I go.

Did I damage anything? If not, this would make great april fools joke to play on your buddy with a passat.
 

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I doubt you did any damage unless you used a high torque impact wrench. The hubs are not that easy to bend. You would notice the wobble if they did.
 
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