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      06-04-2011, 07:37 AM   #1
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Cracked Rim

This is new rubber that I hit a bad pot hole on the way to brooklyn. My passenger rear rim is cracked and its causing a leak.

Any ideas on what I should do? I am driving on it (just had it filled with air) and the tire place put a compound temporarily on it.

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Get a used replacement when one pops up here on the forums or ebay.

Do you have 159s? I'll be selling my 5 off individually in about 2 weeks.
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I would replace the wheel as soon as possible. Driving on a slightly cracked wheel is extremely dangerous.

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      06-06-2011, 01:58 PM   #4
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I would replace the wheel as soon as possible. Driving on a slightly cracked wheel is extremely dangerous.

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      06-06-2011, 04:30 PM   #5
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330's didn't get rft yet right? if so i'd put on the spare tire and replace the wheel - "fix" won't last long, especially in ny
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