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Yesterday I started to prepare my car for an outing next week. I decided to clean the wheels by taking them off the car allowing a thorough clean in all of the places that are hard to get to when they are still attached. I also wanted to check the tyre condition and found a screw in the front drivers side tyre. The tyre is a few of months old with only 2,000 miles so plenty of life left if it can be repaired and retain its integrity. Off to the Tyre Depot today so fingers crossed.
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Time to resurrect this etyu thread on the inside of the tires

https://www.slkworld.com/tires-wheel...ide-walls.html


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Should be fixable but make sure they use a patch (requires demounting the tire) and not a plug (doesn't).


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