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Old 08-23-2016, 08:30 PM
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Golf cart gets some new sneekers

So as some here know ive been working on getting our little golf cart (or as i like to call it our little go cart) going again... Well the new sneekers showed up today and i finally got to play with the new toy for putting them on



what i found waiting for me behind the bush on the front porch



one of the better lifed tires.. but theyre all still pretty worn out.. side walls started cracking and one of them is so bad it wont hold air anymore in it...



off with the old..



definitely a needed tool.. but despite the claims it can be temporarily mounted in a vice i did not have luck with that... even this wasnt working too well but is getting the job done... a more permanent mount would be better.. it twists when trying to install and remove the tires...



in with the new valve stems...



close up of the new sneekers..



30 minutes of fighting later...



tire be on... only took me 1:45 mins to get the first tire changed... second tire took me only 45 mins..







fronts done... maybe some day ill get the rears done where the flats actually at lol..
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Old 08-23-2016, 08:33 PM
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Gonna come quadding with us?
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Old 08-23-2016, 08:38 PM
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dont think itd have enough power for that... plus its only RWD... pretty sure quadding requires 4wd...
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Those smaller tires are a bear to change. Those little carts are fun to zip around on.
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Those smaller tires are a bear to change. Those little carts are fun to zip around on.
i found it about as bad as some of the cheapo car tires.. would have been nice to have a bead seater tank.. but ratchet strap worked.. bad thing was the first tire the strap bit me when i released it lol..
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Those smaller tires are a bear to change. Those little carts are fun to zip around on.
Oh heck yea they are a pain ,I think a semi & trailer tire is easier!

I think Sparky cheated by the looks of the tools!....
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cheated??? how so?? lol
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cheated??? how so?? lol
Lol...I see some kind of contraption laying there!....
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laying??? nahh i see one standing... nice shiny (well was shiny) new tool from HF... $35 tool to do 4 tires instead of $50 a tire to have put on...
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