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      06-30-2008, 01:01 AM   #1
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My tire blewout on the highway..

The valve stem I found was cracked in half when it happened.



So all the air came out of the tire.. tire was did not have a nail in it but it shows that the TPMS Adapter was not installed correctly.


I was driving down the road and it just happened.

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On the first and second pic you can see the damage it did on the wheel after it ripped out..
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Wow what a bummer.
Sorry to hear this.
I always worry about this happening when i'm going +80mph. . .
Did you lose control? Was it hard to control?
What happens? How does it feel???
What condition were your tires in before this happened?
Front or Rear tire?
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      06-30-2008, 01:10 AM   #3
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Hesus Xrist! Im taking it youre on run flats? how fast were you going when THAT shiat happened.

Looks like someone owes you some money, AND an explanation.
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      06-30-2008, 01:46 AM   #5
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Wow, good to hear your safe.

That's a bummer, you just got those wheels not so long ago too.
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      06-30-2008, 01:55 AM   #7
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Yea, I am fine.

So are the wheels though.. I might be getting new ones already.. got my eyes on some Neez.. :]
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