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  1. Tyres, Wheels, and Brakes
    I think I already know the answer but I will ask anyway. I have just removed a three inch allen key from a 2500 mile Michelin Alpin Pilot. The puncture is right at the edge of the tread and sidewall. ( I knew I should have swapped the wheels back last weekend) Is it likely to be repairable...
  2. Tyres, Wheels, and Brakes
    Hi All - I have a puncture in one of my front tyres. Looks like a thorn that has gone through it at the top of the side wall near to where the tread ends. I can recall in the old days having a 'specialist repair' done when I had a puncture in the sidewall but the local garage has said they dont...
  3. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    I got a puncture this week in the shoulder of the tyre. Very slow leak. Got the tyre checked by Kwik-fit, who removed the tyre to find the damage (no bubbles) They said that the puncture was too near the side of the tread to repair. I thought this too, but they wanted £159 for a Conti Sport...
  4. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Hi, Have a slowish punture on one of my front tyres ( 225/45 17 profile) losing about 10/15 psi over night; think I can see a nail or something that has gone through the tread.............rather than buy a new tyre ( pleanty of tread left on these ones) is it feasible to get an inner tube...
  5. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Well, More like 140 miles from home but I'm not going to be pedantic about it... ;-) I'm currently at a mates house in Milton Keynes with my 9-5 sat outside with a puncture I picked up just as I was driving onto her housing estate yesterday. Can I use something like Holt's Tyre Weld to get me...
  6. Saab Recommendations
    Took the woodburner into Rapid Fit in York yesterday to get a slow puncture repaired - a nail had gone through the centre of the tread on NSF. This is the one I had to replace due to a punctured sidewall when it was 3 weeks old so not having good luck there . Chap did a quick assessment and...
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