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      06-21-2008, 11:20 AM   #4
GregW / Oregon

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Originally Posted by sayemthree View Post
greg - I have seen a sidewall plugged and it held for 30k miles till the tread was gone.

I have a minispare form my e46 M3- some day I will see if it fits.
I would imagine it was patched, rather than plugged. However, this is never recommended. The sidewall is subject to a lot of bending force and a repair can blow out suddenly.

Greg Lake Oswego, Oregon, USA
2015 M4 Coupe - Silverstone/Sakhir/CF
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