tyre split

seige Posts: 18
edited August 2012 in Workshop
noticed a bulge in tyre sidewall.split is on INSIDE of tyre conti gp4000s .will it be safe to ride or should replace? :?


  • Replace. Tyres wear out, get a replacement. I've ridden, and had a blow out, on a tyre like this, and it was scary.
    Ecrasez l’infame
  • seige
    seige Posts: 18
    cheers belgianbeergeek.only thing is, tyre was brand new!
  • cycleclinic
    cycleclinic Posts: 6,865
    Go back to the shop. the shop will contact the distributor and see if they can get a deal on a replacement for you.
    http://www.thecycleclinic.co.uk -wheel building and other stuff.