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Old 04-19-2014, 09:29 AM   #20086
Tigers R great.
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Location: St.Leonards on Sea, England.
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Originally Posted by Drunk_Uncle View Post
Now on a tubeless tire a puncture is the end of the tire. But with a tubed tire can't you just put new tube in and G2G?
A puncture on tubeless can be repaired but the puncture needs to be in the middle few inches of the tread. The repair has to be a mushroom inserted from the inside and vulcanized.
You have to work out whether it's worth the cost (30ish) over the mileage left in that tyre compared to the cost of just fitting a new one.
2002 black Tiger955i, problem free 72000 miles.
2012 black Tiger800XC, problem free 29000 miles.
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