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Old 08-12-12, 01:30 PM
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Big Lew
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Were you using caliper brakes as well? If so, check closely to make sure they're not coming in contact with the side of the tire. I've had a tire sidewall rip from brake contact. I've also had similar failure from excessive rim heat while using cheap tires.
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