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1992-1999 Series I L27 (1992-1994 SE,SLE, SSE) & Series II L36 (1995-1999 SE, SSE, SLE) and common problems for the Series I and II L67 (all supercharged models 92-99) Including Olds 88's, Olds LSS's and Buick Lesabres Please use General Chat for non-mechanical issues, and Performance and Brainstorming for improvements.

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Old 12-10-2006, 02:57 PM   #1
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Im constantly having to put air in all of my tires. I called a local wheel refinisher and he suggested sand blasting the beads and priming them, claims they will be good as new.
Anyone else having this problem? suggestion?
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I did.
In my case I just needed a better tire store that actually cleaned the rims first. No problems since having them remounted.
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Tires on the 89 wouldn't hold pressure for a week. I sandblasted & painted the rims. Havenít had problems since.
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