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Old 02-21-2014, 01:10 AM   #1
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If MacGuyver ever had to change a leaky valve stem, he'd probably do something like this.

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I do mine by sliding the tire under the frame of my truck and using a screw jack and my impact with 3/4, I zip that jack down with ease on top of the bead, pop goes the bead.
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YA that is pretty funny Colin!
Possibly a lesson for off roaders I suppose, use whatcha got!
Not sure I would trust the inside belts to much after that experiment though.
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I do mine by sliding the tire under the frame of my truck and using a screw jack and my impact with 3/4, I zip that jack down with ease on top of the bead, pop goes the bead.
Now that is some intuitive thinking there mike!
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