Old 11-17-21, 07:50 AM
  #1  
simplex1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Posts: 13
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 7 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Tire tube that can be neither inflated nor deflated

Efficient way to clean a tire tube of that nasty paste inside it?


I have some tire tubes with a paste inside. They can be neither inflated nor deflated by pressing the nail of the valve stem core. The only way to deflate them is to unscrew these cores, introduce a thin stick through the hole where the core was and then move it up and down.

The problem is that there is no guarantee I will be able to fully inflate the tire after this operation. At some point the pump is no longer able to introduce air in the tube.


If I roll the tire while the valve stem core is out, like wanting to store it back in the box in which I bought it, then a lot of oily paste gets out of the tube. How can I wash the inside of the tube to get rid of all this paste.
simplex1 is offline