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    A really simple (and dumb) question...

    I'm switching out tires on my CX bike.

    I'm going from Kenda 700 x 35c clinchers to Vittoria Cross EVO XN 700 x 30 or 32c tires.

    Do I need smaller tubes too, or will the tubes in my Kendas work?

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    Most tubes have a range printed on them. For example, I have some 700x28-32c tubes. Check your current tubes; they may be 700x35-38c, but they may still work if you can fit them in there.
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    Senior Member Bill Kapaun's Avatar
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    Maybe? Probably depends if you currently have big 35MM tubes or "skinny" 35MM tubes.
    Personally, if I was getting new tires AND my tubes were more than 3 years old, I'd replace anyway.

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