How to Replace a Valve Stem Core?

Answer One of the most common reasons for a flat tire is a leaking valve stem core. A valve stem core is a small device that can be threaded and unthreaded out of the valve stem. This tiny core allows the... Read More »

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How to Replace a Tire Valve Stem Core?

While replacing valve stem cores will fix a slow leak in a tire, it is also a good idea to replace them as part of routine maintenance to extend the life of your tires. This helps prevent underinfl... Read More »

How to Put a Valve Stem Core in a Tire?

Replacing the valve stem core in one of your car's tires can increase the life of your tires by stopping a minor air leak that causes under-inflation. Under-inflated tires wear out sooner on the ed... Read More »

How to Replace a Tire Valve Stem on a Car?

The tire valve stem on a car, called a Schrader valve, uses a pin in its center to help keep the air inside the tire. The stem itself is held to the inside of the wheel by air pressure; you must re... Read More »

How to Replace a Valve Stem in a Tire?

The valve stem is what keeps the air in the tire. If the stem does not seal properly, air will slowly leak out of the tire. If you find yourself putting air in your tire more then normal you most... Read More »