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new tire mounting?

Old 12-06-16, 03:01 PM
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new tire mounting?

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Old 12-06-16, 04:00 PM
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Old 12-06-16, 04:11 PM
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Slap on lots of glue.

And pry the tire on.

Oh... did you mention what type of tire you're using?
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You're doing it the hard way. Start at the stem, install half the bead then install the second bead. Works like a charm. Much better than using two little squares!
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