Q: Currently I have locking wheel nuts

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A week ago, I bought a used Chevrolet malibu. I checked everything for leaks, smoking, knocking, even tread wear. A few days later, another Malibu parked next to me, that's when I noticed I had different wheels. I noticed how small the lug nuts were and realized my four didn't fit. Brought to a tire shop, they said it needed a key, check the glove box. There is one in there. So my question is, a regular lug nut won't fit in the tiny space, so can I take these locking nuts off and buy an extension of something to lengthen the studs, in order to use regular lug nuts?

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