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#131488 - 28th Nov 2004 8:45pm spare wheel
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just wondering does every one carry a spare wheel in there car cause the install am hopeing on doing a won't be able to carry spare wheel

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#131489 - 28th Nov 2004 9:02pm Re: spare wheel
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If you cannot carry a spare wheel then i would suggest to carry a tin of Tyre seal, I wrecks the inside of your tyre but gets you home so to speak........

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#131490 - 28th Nov 2004 11:50pm Re: spare wheel
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I might get rid of my spare wheel because its pretty much useless now. The only problem is i dont want it rattling around like Adam's does. You dont need one for an MOT do ya?
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#131491 - 29th Nov 2004 12:09am Re: spare wheel
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Spare wheel doesnt come into your MOT. I carry a can of tyreweld as i can use my 14" on my car since i hav 17" all round and need a wheel at least 16" to get over my front calipers!
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#131492 - 29th Nov 2004 10:33am Re: spare wheel
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I have heard MG ZR's dont come with a spare wheel, and come with that tyre weld, to save weight apparently
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#131493 - 29th Nov 2004 4:46pm Re: spare wheel
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yer my spare's been ditched, need to cut out the carrier for it now as the rattling makes my car sound worse than it already does!! i'd probly throw the spare wheel in the boot though if i new i was going to be doing a long journey, other than that i just keep a can of tyre weld in the car cool

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#131494 - 29th Nov 2004 6:14pm Re: spare wheel
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a lot of new cars dont come with spares wheels anymore help
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#131495 - 29th Nov 2004 7:47pm Re: spare wheel
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I heard tyre weld renders the wheel it is fitted to useless, is this true as i dont wanna fork out 4 a new wheel if i use it and i would love to ditch my spare and put my amp in the well and have a perspex lid over the amps little cubbyhole in the wheelwell.
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#131496 - 29th Nov 2004 8:10pm Re: spare wheel
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Tyre Weld does render the "TYRE" Useless and not the wheel.

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Approved by the National Tyre Distributors Association, Tyreweld is an easy-to-use addition to every car's first aid kit, delivering that all-important peace of mind to road users.

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#131497 - 30th Nov 2004 2:18am Re: spare wheel
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i carry my spare wheel with me but i dunno why as it's standard when the rest are 18's!
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#131498 - 30th Nov 2004 11:14am Re: spare wheel
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yeah i wouldnt mind gettin rid of me spare wheel and sinking a 15" sub into the well a bit or somethin similar/along those lines! would it make the car feel much faster not havin a spare wheel?

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#131499 - 30th Nov 2004 3:50pm Re: spare wheel
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i aint got a spare wheelbut like adam if im gin on a long journy i will take 1, i also carry a can of tire weld
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#131500 - 30th Nov 2004 5:10pm Re: spare wheel
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would it make the car feel much faster not havin a spare wheel?
You wouldnt notice the differance matey smack

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#131501 - 30th Nov 2004 7:42pm Re: spare wheel
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what about them wheels that are made out of lead? heh only jokin. yeh think i'll jus leav it in till i get some bigger rims!

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#131502 - 30th Nov 2004 10:54pm Re: spare wheel
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I have no space for mine either, i just throw it in the rear seats when goin some distance...
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