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post #1 of 4 Old Mar 27th, 2008, 7:38 am Thread Starter
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Balancing Tires, what to use?

I've read various threads where people have indicated they have used Dyna Beads to balance their tires and have had good results. I've also read some, from people that have had their tires balanced and then installed the Ride On Tire Sealant. They've indicated an improvement in the ride due to the Tire Sealant improving/fine tuning the balance, as well increase tire life.

My question is has anyone used just the Ride On Tire Sealant to balance their tire and what were the results?

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Re: Balancing Tires, what to use?

This works for me as well as lots of other folks around here:
http://www.marcparnes.com/

The beads, liquids, etc. I haven't tried.

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Re: Balancing Tires, what to use?

I use the Marc Parnes unit to balance, and then add Ride-On.

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Originally Posted by rodneyinmaypearltx
This works for me as well as lots of other folks around here:
http://www.marcparnes.com/

The beads, liquids, etc. I haven't tried.
I use Marc Parnes' balancer too and is easy to use. I change my own tires and buy online. Saves boocoo $'s.

Anything you put inside a tire to balance it voids the tire's warranty! And according to TJ at '07 CCR he can tell by looking at the tire how it's been treated. Just a thought to ponder.

I'm worried more about over loading my tires when I'll be 2 up and loaded going to '08 CCR in august.

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