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Old 06-28-2013, 03:07 PM
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3 tires In 2 weeks

couple weeks ago I slit a tire. yesterday picked up a screw. today slit another tire..... this is getting old
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Old 06-28-2013, 04:47 PM
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I run 2 dually trucks and 1 single axle, 3 tandem trailers 2 single axle trailers, 2 ztrs, 1 bobcat skid steer. I average between 1k to 2k a year in tires. This year 1 rear ztr at 120 bucks. Knock on WOOD. Would say 1 dually back tires are getting thin. Calling them my indian tires they leave no tracks!
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You bought a brand new tire because of a screw?
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Old 06-29-2013, 07:29 AM
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Last month I had 3 tires in 2 days. 1 on the tandem and both on my single a day apart. Dang Michigan roads.
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Old 06-29-2013, 08:37 AM
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screw was in sidewall
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Old 06-29-2013, 09:04 AM
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I have put plugs in sidewalls. Really not like a auto where there is a big risk if it fails. Plug and then slime
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Old 06-29-2013, 09:27 AM
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couple weeks ago I slit a tire. yesterday picked up a screw. today slit another tire..... this is getting old
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Welcome to the world of business. If you think 3 tires in 2 weeks is bad we just changed tires on our dump truck, mowing trailer, landscape trailer, and a equipment trailer. 18 tires this month. 3 In 2 weeks I could deal with
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Old 06-29-2013, 12:13 PM
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old tires or used up?
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Old 06-29-2013, 01:38 PM
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I have put plugs in sidewalls. Really not like a auto where there is a big risk if it fails. Plug and then slime
I had a screw in sidewall of a Michelin Primacy (car tire). I put a plug and everything was fine. Oh, and keep tire with plug on rear wheel only. Easier on the tire...
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Old 06-29-2013, 02:15 PM
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I had a screw in sidewall of a Michelin Primacy (car tire). I put a plug and everything was fine. Oh, and keep tire with plug on rear wheel only. Easier on the tire...
That's a really bad idea.
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