car wheel


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Noun1.Car wheel - a wheel that has a tire and rim and hubcapcar wheel - a wheel that has a tire and rim and hubcap; used to propel the car
fifth wheel, spare - an extra car wheel and tire for a four-wheel vehicle
hub - the central part of a car wheel (or fan or propeller etc) through which the shaft or axle passes
hubcap - cap that fits over the hub of a wheel
automotive vehicle, motor vehicle - a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
pneumatic tire, pneumatic tyre - a tire made of reinforced rubber and filled with compressed air; used on motor vehicles and bicycles etc
wheel - a simple machine consisting of a circular frame with spokes (or a solid disc) that can rotate on a shaft or axle (as in vehicles or other machines)
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Tony Ingram, from Leasowe, wants to thank a good samaritan who put a can of Carling underneath his car wheel to stop it rolling away after he forgot to put the handbrake on james maloney
A FURIOUS mum is locked in a heated row with a garage after discovering her car wheel was loose - MINUTES after driving at 70mph on the A1.
One of the affected motorists, Mr Paul Idris, said he stepped out of the car to open his boot but immediately discovered that someone was already chaining his car wheel.
Its abdomen has been shaped out of a Suzuki motorcycle petrol tank, the thorax is made from a car wheel rim and the legs have come from clothes rails.
THE family of a girl killed by a runaway car wheel have said they will donate her organs to save others.
Firestone has launched the new Roadhawk tyre which will fit any family car wheel size, and the company claims its built to perform longer and offer best in class wet road grip and dry braking compared to its many market rivals.
A CAR wheel was ripped from a vehicle in a two-car pile-up that closed a Birmingham road in a spectacular rush-hour collision.
The snake was slithering by Mads's right car wheel, but she finally managed to get into her car without getting bitten.
1 -- Steel Strips Wheels (SSWL) has received an export order from SSangYong Motors (SYMC), Korea for supplying car wheel rims to Korea.
The operator showed how quickly an alloy car wheel could be generated, based on a real example.
2 shovels mounted on car wheel bearings with Volkswagen hubcaps.
* Leanne Taylor's car wheel fell off as she was driving in rush hour PICTURE: Patrick