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wildman02
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PostSubject: Removing Tires From Rim   Removing Tires From Rim EmptyFri Dec 29, 2017 1:49 pm

I have a set of Roctanes that I can't bust off the rim. I tried spoons first, high lift jack pushing down on sidewall second. Now a manual tire changer to no avail. I was wanting to do this myself. Does anyone have any tips or tricks? The tires are still good so I don't want to damage them.
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bamajoe
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PostSubject: Re: Removing Tires From Rim   Removing Tires From Rim EmptyFri Dec 29, 2017 8:52 pm

suggestions due it being so cold take tires and wheel inside house for at least 24 to 48 hours then soap and wate r and then some one to help you stand on tire and should come off i did this process on jeep tires before its a two person job for sure
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PostSubject: Re: Removing Tires From Rim   Removing Tires From Rim EmptyMon Jan 01, 2018 11:35 pm

If you have a long 4x4 wood post and put it under a vehicle and use a short 4x4 block on the tire and like it is a fulcrum point as you use the wood post to lift the vehicle you will be pressing down on the tire to break it down.
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RZR_Joe
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PostSubject: Re: Removing Tires From Rim   Removing Tires From Rim EmptyTue Jan 02, 2018 6:59 am

Lay the tire/rim flat, using a 3' 2x10 lay it on the tire like a ramp. Get it close to the rim but not touching then drive your truck up on it. Been there done that
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wildman02
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PostSubject: Re: Removing Tires From Rim   Removing Tires From Rim EmptyTue Jan 02, 2018 3:20 pm

Thanks for the input all. I'll give it another shot after it warms up a bit.
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