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Have heard about new easy system for removing bicycle tyres - i.e. a better system than conventional tyre levers - but i can't seem to find the kit of offer anywhere _ any ideas?

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Dude, you better get it from somebody else who stay's in delhi or somewhere or get it shiped from foreign ......if it is very important to you

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Putting the tyre back on is just as much fun!Only try not to use the tyre levers as much as you can very easily damage the new inner tube that your trying to put in.So eat 3 weetabix and you should then have the strength to attempt this.

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