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Old 11-29-2012, 07:22 PM   #14159
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Originally Posted by rkiepper
Getting sick and tired of taking this one wheel back to the shop because the bead doesn't set and it wont seal.

Third times the charm, I guess.
Have the tire place pull the tire off and clean the beads off with a "cookie" (scotch brite pad on a stick). We find that often on aging cars the aluminum will corrode under the finish of the wheel and cause the tire to not seal properly. Cleaning the bead works wonders.

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