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Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Lentsnh, Mar 5, 2009.

  1. Mar 5, 2009 at 5:49 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    Has anyone ever used this stuff?

    I know some of the tire places use it but ive never seen a common person use it.
     
  2. Mar 5, 2009 at 5:53 PM
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    mws4ua

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    Link? No idea what you're talking about.
     
  3. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:06 PM
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    chris4x4

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    I use it on my mountain bike.
     
  5. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:08 PM
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  6. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:09 PM
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    Did it work like they said it would?
     
  7. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:11 PM
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    stevigee

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    We put it in bicycle tires for years with good results. But I dont think its good in car tires because of the speed and it can cause issues with balancing.
     
  8. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:12 PM
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    thebigk

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    Everybody I know puts it in their ATV tires. Have been on trails where an ATV without SLIME got a flat and the ones with it didn't. May be a coincidence but it's good enough for me :D
     
  9. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:14 PM
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    HerNameIsLucy

    HerNameIsLucy I miss Lucy. :-(

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    The lawn equipment place I was a mechanic for used that stuff to plug holes in riding tractor tires. It works. But DAMN I hated busting a tire off a wheel and having that nasty ass stuff pour out all over the place.

    And I don't know how exactly the TPMS system works on Toyotas, but if the sensor is in the wheel, that crap is gonna gum it up but good.
     
  10. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:21 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    Well one their ad in Off-roading Adventures they said it WOULDN'T mess with the TMPS
     
  11. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:22 PM
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    HerNameIsLucy I miss Lucy. :-(

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    She's gone but not forgotten.
    It'll still work, but God help you if you ever gotta replace it.
     
  12. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:26 PM
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    TMPS? is it alot?

    it wouldnt seem like it would be
     
  13. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:31 PM
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    Use it in my mt. bike, works great!
     
  14. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:34 PM
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    I have used Slime in my ATV trailer tire (slow leak)...no issues with throwing off the balance. Also used it in my mountain bike tubes.
     
  15. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:35 PM
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    Seems like it would be better for anything that is NOT street legal.
     
  16. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:41 PM
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    Oh yeah. Got a roofing nail in my tire, and I made it 17 miles back home. :)
     
  17. Mar 5, 2009 at 6:43 PM
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    hillbillytaco

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    i used it in my last tacoma never had a minutes trouble never even had to air the tire after that (except regular checks) and it was a pretty quick leak but my last truck didn't have the TPMS on it either. used it in everything else that has inflatable tires also works great
     
  18. Mar 5, 2009 at 7:09 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    we use slime in golf cart tires, and i have used it in lawn mower tires, go kart tires and such, but i doubt i'd ever use it in a car or truck tire.
     
  20. Mar 5, 2009 at 7:44 PM
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    sooner07

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    Specialized Airlocks are better. Slime breaks down and is useless after a couple of months.
     
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