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  • Flat Tire Repairs | Tire Rack

  • …Since this can only be done from inside the tire, it's another reason that a plug-only repair is improper. Continuing to drive on a tire with a slow leak may allow moisture to seep around the object and into the tire. This will reduce the probability that the tire can be repaired properly because…

  • Air Pressure, Time Fluctuations | Tire Rack

  • …once a week is preferred. This will allow us to refill lost pressure that escapes over time, as well as discover any pressure losses due to slow leaks caused by minor punctures before significant pressure is lost and the tire's internal structure is damaged. Related Links * Air Pressure - Correct,…

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  • Under Pressure

  • …performance, longevity and fuel economy are optimized. According to tire industry data, 85 percent of all tire air pressure losses are the result of slow leaks that occur over a period of time. Tires typically lose air pressure through natural leakage (permeation) at a rate of about 1 psi per month.…

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  • TPMS Warning Light: Know What it Means

  • …situation and could save you some money in the process. Not only can tires low on pressure negatively affect fuel mileage, but if you get a slow leak and keep driving to your destination your tires could have excessive deflection. As the tire flexes more than normal, heat and friction build…

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