FRONT DRIVER SIDE TIRES KEEP GOING FLAT

  • Tiny
  • gmccaster
  • 1995 Lexus LS 400
  • 300,000 miles

I changed the tire twice but each tire I put on becomes flat. What could it be? Put on new rim and tire both times

Saturday, February 18th, 2012 AT 10:37 PM

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  • saturntech9
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The only thing left is the valve stem itself. Have you tried spraying soapy water all over the tire and rim?Or a dunk tank?

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Saturday, February 18th, 2012 AT 10:52 PM
  • Tiny
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No I haven't. I don't even know what a valve stem is

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Saturday, February 18th, 2012 AT 10:54 PM
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  • saturntech9
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I would try soapy water in a spray bottle and a dunk tank looking for the leak. Also the valve stem is where you put air in the tire.

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Sunday, February 19th, 2012 AT 1:32 AM
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Ok I'll try that out tomorrow. Thank-you for your help

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Sunday, February 19th, 2012 AT 1:39 AM
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Your welcome keep me posted on what you find.

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Sunday, February 19th, 2012 AT 1:42 AM

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