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Old 06-13-2009, 07:28 PM   #1
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are the premounts any good i am having hella trouble keeping tires glued i may have gotten a bottle of bad glue
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Actually AKA premounts are awesome! The glue job is actually very good, and the tires are awesome!
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the AKA Paramount hold up just fine i may not glue a
tire again have 4 sets in good shape
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Plus they are close to a good balance. Gotta' love them Citi-Blocks.
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I had issues with a set of premounted I beams. 3 out of the 4 came unglued parcely and 1 totally in spots.I will try another set next week and see if i get any better results.Other wise I'm very impressed with the soft ibeams the grip better then anything i had ever tried and they last longer as well.OO and they are balanced close to perfect to
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Ive been running the aka premounts and have had great luck with them holding up but I do add some thin tire glue around the bead for insurance.
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i was just wondering i had little about these tire but what i heard was good just wanted some more opinions.
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Check out this thread - Lot's of good info.

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on aka premounts do they come with holes drilled in the rim or holes punched in the actualy tire?
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on aka premounts do they come with holes drilled in the rim or holes punched in the actualy tire?
2 holes punched in tire 180 degrees from each other.
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2 holes punched in tire 180 degrees from each other.
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