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Old 11-05-2014, 09:35 PM   #1
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Valve stem extenders

Any of you dually owners use extenders? Just installed them and realized they require metal stems. Rubber stems dont work real well. I would.like to hear your experiences. My first time filling the tires was very frustrating.

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Old 11-06-2014, 07:00 AM   #2
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I would not use the extenders on rubber valve stems. They will probably fail. You can get metal stems installed at any tire store. And yes, I have them for my inside tires.

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Old 11-06-2014, 07:08 AM   #3
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I would not use the extenders on rubber valve stems. They will probably fail. You can get metal stems installed at any tire store. And yes, I have them for my inside tires.

I tried extenders on my duels, leaked. Had longer valve stems installed, problem solved. Place where they were installed didn't even charge me, course I also had purchased the tires there.
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Old 12-22-2014, 02:23 PM   #4
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I can get to my valve stem but not easy to get the air hose end to it. Some will fit some wont. Can I get a short stem to screw on and add when needed then just cap the rubber valve again?
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Just get a trucker style air chuck. Problem solved.
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