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Old 05-18-2011, 04:38 PM   #1
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Alcoa aluminum rims

Has anyone had a problem with a tire change on a 22.5" rim.
Did the rim get damaged?

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I've had all six of my tires replaced (22.5" Accuride aluminum rims) ...two at a Best One Tire place in Ohio and four at a Best One Tire place in Alabama ...no damage either time. Truck tire places should be accustomed to working with aluminum rims.
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Never had any damage, If a tire shop where to damege any of mine they would have to be replacing it.
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Old 05-19-2011, 07:20 AM   #4
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I always take a large square of scrap carpet for them to lay the wheel on. It is very easy to get the tires on and off a 22.5 rim. No machine required.
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