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Are valve stems universal?

I'm going to be buying some wheels, by themselves and then tires seperately. Then the lug nuts too now that I think about it. Can I just use any valve stem? Or would I have to get a valve stem made for that wheel? Or a valve stem for that tire?

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Re: Are valve stems universal?

all current valve stems are universal, and only vary by length, get a 414 stem, its teh short one, older ones are wider, but tehy are universal now, dont sweat it
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Re: Are valve stems universal?

Sweet thanks for the response. Does anyone know if some brands are better then others? Valves a valve right? Or does it make a big difference?
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Re: Are valve stems universal?

nope, valve is a valve, use whatever is cheapest, doesnt really matter, thye are like a buck a piece
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Re: Are valve stems universal?

did you guys see those valve caps with logos on it like theres one for honda with H on it, and some for other cars too.
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Re: Are valve stems universal?

yeah except the ones here are black instead of red.
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Re: Are valve stems universal?

Does anyone have a good recommendation for valve stems?

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Re: Are valve stems universal?

meh i just told the shop use whatever they had. its all the same.
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