What you need to know about aluminum wheel repair

If you’ve ever bought a used aluminum wheel and have trouble with it breaking down, you’re not alone.But a new report from the Consumer Reports magazine shows that this problem is becoming increasingly common.The study, published online Monday, shows that more than half of all aluminum wheel repairs, or 51%, have been caused by poor […]

Aluminum Seals and the Myth of Aluminum Replacement

Aluminum Seal and the Legend of Aluminum Replaceable Parts is the new weekly column by Wired, featuring an assortment of articles, videos, and stories about the world’s most popular plastic, metal, and composite parts.For a list of articles from previous weeks, check out the archives.Aluminum rivets Aluminum rivet bolts are an old technology that can […]