Rim lock/ tyre valve

2 replies to this topic
  • Brettv

Posted April 06, 2004 - 11:36 PM


After changing my tyres, how tight should i do up the rim lock and tyre valve?

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  • Frostbite

Posted April 07, 2004 - 02:17 AM


I crank my rimlocks down hard but I leave the tube stem loose so I can see if the tire's slipping on the rim and dragging the tube around.

  • BlueRules

Posted April 07, 2004 - 02:33 AM


Loose tube stem{at least half way up the stem} also stops the valve tearing out if the tyre does spin on the rim!


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