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Nail in the tire

This is a Jazzy 1101 and there is a nail in the back tire. My question is can the tire be taken off and a tire place put a plug in it? The owner is in a nursing home and has limited funds. No, this is not a solid tire as the is a PSI number on the side of the tire.

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Tube or tubeless?

Tubeless ... get some "slime" from the auto parts store. A small bottle will do. Follow the instructions on the container. You might want to get a can of "inflator" but be careful with it.

Tube type ... you can probably patch it. Go to same auto parts place and get a Slime patch (near the slime).

If they dont know what you are talking about ... go to a real auto parts place.

Hope this helps your friend

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