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I tried to take off one of my rear wheels a minute ago, but it is stuck!
I remove all of the lugs and it wont even budge, the car is on stands and all the other wheels came off fine. The wheels are powder coated.
How do I get this wheel off??????
 

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The same happened all the time with my old Mercedes. I always whacked the backside of the tire with a rubber mallet. Eventually the wheel popped loose.
 

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Probably needs a little persuasion. Put a block of wood against the rim on the inside and tap the wood with a hammer.
 

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kick the tire with the heel of your shoe.
 

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i wiggle it with my hands.. you may want to remove the powdercoat on the hub portion.. powdercoaters should know better.. :(
 

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apply anti-seize

if car were on ground, driving it 2' w/lugs loosened gets wheel loose.
 

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The powder coating should not be on the mating face of the wheel.
 

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