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Old 08-22-2014, 11:11 PM
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Trial and error sometimes works... thats how i did the first one
Well shit I just don't want to add random parts I'll look it up

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Old 08-22-2014, 11:13 PM
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Old 08-23-2014, 12:09 AM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

decided to hacksaw my stuck metal valve caps.

one wheel i think i may have damaged the threads too much..was able to get the cap off but wasnt able to read it with my tire pressure gauge but wasnt losing any air tho.
the other wheel i was more careful and was able to get the SOB out.

Had to go to the tire shop and they replace the valve for me..Crooks tried to charge me $40 but managed to brg it down to $20..

Got this fiasco sorted out..phewwww
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decided to hacksaw my stuck metal valve caps.

one wheel i think i may have damaged the threads too much..was able to get the cap off but wasnt able to read it with my tire pressure gauge but wasnt losing any air tho.
the other wheel i was more careful and was able to get the SOB out.

Had to go to the tire shop and they replace the valve for me..Crooks tried to charge me $40 but managed to brg it down to $20..

Got this fiasco sorted out..phewwww
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Old 08-23-2014, 12:16 AM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

ty sir!

just realized the stock WK rims have the plastic caps which i am using now. It's prolly the replicas they stock em with the metal ones.

Tried to warn my bro about the metal caps on his RTR wheels but he just shrugged me off. I CANT wait for the day when it happens to him
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Old 08-23-2014, 12:17 AM
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ty sir!

just realized the stock WK rims have the plastic caps which i am using now. It's prolly the replicas they stock em with the metal ones.

Tried to warn my bro about the metal caps on his RTR wheels but he just shrugged me off. I CANT wait for the day when it happens to him

Wait, what happens to the caps?? I missed something


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Old 08-23-2014, 12:19 AM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

the valve caps. My replicas came with the metal valve caps and 1 day when i tried to check my tire pressure i wasnt able to get it loose. From some research, it seems the different metals from the cap and the valve stem will cause them to bond to each other.
I was able to hacksaw 1 off cleanly but had to have a shop replace 2 of my 4 valve stems

Def switch them with the stock wk caps
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Old 08-23-2014, 12:21 AM
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Old 08-23-2014, 12:27 AM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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the valve caps. My replicas came with the metal valve caps and 1 day when i tried to check my tire pressure i wasnt able to get it loose. From some research, it seems the different metals from the cap and the valve stem will cause them to bond to each other.
I was able to hacksaw 1 off cleanly but had to have a shop replace 2 of my 4 valve stems

Def switch them with the stock wk caps

My reps didn't come with any. I just swapped the stocks ones in.


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Old 08-23-2014, 12:28 AM
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My reps didn't come with any. I just swapped the stocks ones in.


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