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What’s caused my tyre valve to blow out?!

Last week I had what I think was a fairly lucky escape. I was checking the tyre pressures on my 2001 Honda CBR1100XX, but when I put the tyre gauge on the valve stem the stem itself (thread included) blew through the rubber mounting in the wheel rim which stayed in place. It seemed my minor disturbance of the valve...

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  • Posted 3 years ago (18 May 2011 14:48)

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