nut key

nut key

n
(Mountaineering) mountaineering a tool for extracting a nut, chock, etc, from a crack after use
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He added: "People also lose the wheel nut key or forget to pass it on when the car is sold, resulting in a garage being unable to remove the wheel for a service.
He says he encountered numerous problems trying to get a damaged side skirt fixed and a replacement for a missing wheel nut key.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] WHITE CHOCOLATE MACADAMIA NUT KEY LIME PIE 1 deep-dish graham cracker crust 1/2 cup chopped Macadamia nuts 8 tablespoons butter, cubed 1 (4-ounce) package white chocolate 1/2 teaspoon grated lime peel 4 egg yolks 1 (14-ounce) can sweetened condensed milk 5/8 cup lime juice 1 (8-ounce) carton heavy cream 1 tablespoon sugar For garnish: key lime slices Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
The vehicle was broken into and an attempt had been made to steal the wheel nut key. Police said a Ford Cougar was attacked nearby.
The thieves also stole clothes belonging to the girl and her two siblings, aged seven and 18 months, as well as a Kenwood CD/DVD/bluetooth player, a bank card and driving licence, and wheel nut keys.
He said: "Thieves are finding vehicles with alloy wheels, breaking a side window, then rummaging around inside to find the wheel nut keys.