Homemade Tire Bead Seating Tool?

Answer While there are many ways to seat a tire on a rim, there are limited ways in which to do it at home. A proficient do-it-yourselfer will always find a way to get something done, and it is usually do... Read More »

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How to Build a Tire Bead Seating Tool?

The next time you have a tubeless tire go flat, because the tire beads separate from the rim, build your own tire bead seating tool. A rope tourniquet wrapped around the center tread of the tire ti... Read More »

Homemade Tire Bead Breaker?

Air stays in the tire while in use because of a tight seal between the rubber of the tire and the rim. The area where the tire seals to the rim is called the bead. The bead must be broken away from... Read More »

Homemade Tire Bead Sealer?

Homemade tire bead sealant can be used on various types of tires. Using it is necessary for them to seal correctly and prevent rim and bead leaks. These sealants are designed to be drawn to area of... Read More »

How to Fix a Leaking Tire at a Bead of the Rim?

Tires produce leaks all the time. Road hazards such as nails puncture the tread or sidewalls of the tire, creating a noticeable leak. Cold weather causes a weak bead seal to begin to leak air. A we... Read More »