View Single Post
ZOA NOM ZOA NOM is offline
UFLYICU
 
ZOA NOM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Brentwood, CA
Posts: 5,523
Garage
Send a message via Yahoo to ZOA NOM
Daffy wrote

Quote:
With that in mind, can someone on the board advise me if, given the pressures I put these tires under, it is safe to plug and use the tire for track work and canyon carving, or should I simply mount on a new tire. The building's owners have already agreed to pay for this. Also, if I do get a new tire, how will having a "newer" tire effect the other three tires and most importantly, the balance of the car.



I was simply responding to what I thought was a silly question at first. Then there seemed to be a chorus of folks who WOULD entertain running their Porsche at high speed on a patched tire. Anyone who would do that just because it "should be fine" ought to have their head examined. It's a $75 tire, man, why in the WORLD would you even consider using a patched one? To prove me wrong? To save $75?

Ridiculous
__________________
_______________________
Racer Rix Spec911 #5

prc-racing.com
Old 01-29-2004, 06:29 PM
  Pelican Parts Catalog | Tech Articles | Promos & Specials    Reply With Quote #37 (permalink)