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Old March 22nd, 2006, 01:42 PM   #1
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so i have a set of rims that a buddy wants and they still have the old tires on em, can i seperate the tires from the rims myself w/ minimal hand tools or should i take it to a tire shop and have them seperate them for me?

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15X7's rims and pep boys special 235/75R15's AT's

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hey go to harbor freight they have a tire mounter and demounter for 70.00 but i bought it a long time ago. let all the air out of the tire and lay it on the ground and have your buddy drive over just the tire and it should come un sealed from the rim. then take the pry bar and rry the tires off
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cool thanks i'll try that...

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Ed Roy's Tire store on Dixie hwy in waterford only charges 2.50 per tire to dismount call local shops and have your buddy pay or split cost
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if you dont want the hassle, it isnt that expensive to have a shop dismount tires. otherwise, a prybar, case of beer, and lots of time in the driveway will get em off too
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