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Old 09-17-19, 06:30 PM
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Originally Posted by stevel610 View Post
Thanks so much. I retensioned the spokes and road it around the block. Good to go so far.

Never realized the problem a flat spot would cause. Will remove the tire and adjust if needed.


As you say, if all else fails, I'll take it to the shop.
The method you described is NOT stress relieving...also...doing what you do risks tacoing the wheel.

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