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Next, you are going to have to get the tire off the ground. If you have a fullsize spare, you can just put it on and fix the blown bead once you get back to camp and a source of compressed air. If you are like us and your Jeep has on-board air, you can seat the bead without pulling the wheel, but the tire has to be able to get back into shape enough so that the bead bundle of the tire will seal against the rim. Otherwise you can add all the air you want and never get the tire back on the wheel properly.