|American Tire Company did the work! I first asked
them if they were EMT certified to work on run flats. I have been
running with this slow leak for about 4 weeks. The leak would take
about 24 hours to get down to 20lbs of pressure.
I found out if the pressure gets to about 30lbs, there is one chime
only and "LOW TIRE" indicator flashes
continuously. If the pressure goes below 20lbs, the chime activates
continuously along with the "LOW TIRE" flash.
This chime threw me off and did not know why it kept going on. I just
kept putting air every time the chime and
"LOW TIRE" indicator said some thing. The reason it took me so long
to fix my flat was no one would touch my tire.
They kept saying we are not EMT certified and it costs to much to have
the certification done. There are not that
many cars out there running on run flat tires. The big shocker is ,they
did this for free. Go figure!
They also do vettes which have the same setup! The removal looks more
vicious than what it is.
The handling felt the same when the tire was low on pressure. Other
than the fact that the chime and "LOW TIRE"
indicator came on, I could not tell the difference in handling. I could
not even tell the tire was low.
I thought they would damage the sensors in the tire myself and was a
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