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Tire removal help??????

Old 03-28-2010, 06:33 PM
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I have a tamiya m05 and have worn out a set of front tires and wish to remove them and save my special painted rims... What is best, boiling? Baking? C.A dissolver?
How have you guys removed tires before?
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Old 03-28-2010, 06:35 PM
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Just bake them, set the oven to 300 put them in and start to watch them after about 8 min. You will be able to pry the tires right off after 8-15 min.
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I've boiled before and it worked great. I would be cautious of CA remover as it may hurt the rims. Anything with acetone can melt them.
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