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Popped Outer Tire Bead

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A popped outer tire bead is almost always easily reseated once the vehicle is hoisted up. Be sure to clean mud and debris from the bead area. Use an air source to fill the tire while someone else pulls the tire into the bead. Sometimes a ratchet strap around the tread of the tire aids in seating. But be sure to release the strap when the tire begins filling. Watch your fingers!

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