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Thread: Looking for shop to pull run flats out of some tires (Anywhere Irvine CA and south)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Barrman View Post
    Calving is a good way of describing it. It does look like the tire is giving birth as you do this.

    I would suggest not using a tree and a truck to pull them apart. There is a lot of energy released when they do finally separate. Maybe a tree and a winch since that is more controlled, but be ready to dive below the windshield.

    What Tennmogger said AND packing blankets - one or two draped over the cable - would work great.

    Iím going to try a simple ratchet come-along shortly when I swap tires on my trailer.

    Iíll post pictures. Should work. Safety ropeís a GREAT idea.
    Last edited by NormB; 12-12-2017 at 16:16.
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