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      08-02-2012, 02:14 PM   #7
jpoet
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Originally Posted by Adman Mike View Post
Run-flats are notoriously difficult to repair, I hate them.
I wonder why they are so difficult to repair? The sidewall is different than a non-run-flat, but isn't the tread the same?

I have read that the sidewall on a run-flat is not repairable at all, and that kinda make sense. I don't know why the tread would be an issue, though.

Could it just be a liability issue -- the tire shop not wanting to be responsible if the sidewall's integrity is compromised, but not noticed?
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