Nail Guard Tires

Old 02-17-2006, 06:35 PM
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With the amount of roof damage in NOLA from Katrina, there are nails all over the road from overabundance of trailers carrying old roofing material away. My wife has had 4 flats in two weeks. and its getting old . Has anyone used the Uniroyal Nail Guard or something similar with any success. The car is an Acura MDX, so I want to get something somewhat sporty.
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Old 02-17-2006, 07:49 PM
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I don't know if they work or not, but I am in the same "boat" as you. I had to by 4 new tires for my truck last week. Left front already had 2 plugs, left rear had 2 nails and right rear went flat on me due to a puncture at 11 p.m. on the Causeway.
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Old 02-18-2006, 10:38 AM
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I don't know about the tires in question. I have had 2 roofing nails in my titans tires. I went to pepboys and got the plug kit and did them myself. Very easy. I also keep a air compressor and 4 way lug wrench for the problems we are all having since the storm.
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Old 02-18-2006, 11:17 AM
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Have you guys considered some of the "slime"?????? Supposed to seal when the nail is removed........ I haven't used any but the dirt bike, backwoods crowd seems to like it........
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