Old 06-13-05, 12:26 AM
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Originally Posted by allgoo19
You guys saved my tire.

I thought I was going to throw away my old tire(about 500 miles old) because of a hole in the side wall. I have tried a tire patch from the inside but didn't work, the hole was too big. After I read all the posts in this thread, I decide to try something else. I picked up the old tire from the trash can, patch it with duct tape in 2 layers. It seems like holding up pretty good even though I haven't gone out yet since I replaced it.
The glue in the duct tape will react with the tube and eventually cause a hole.
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