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    Tubeless sidewall leak/Bontrager team issue TLR...

    This morning I noticed a sidewall leak in roughly 5-6 spots along the sidewall, thus I have sealant pretty much all over on one side of the tire. Is this a case of the sidewall simply being warn out from rubbing and such, or would perhaps putting more sealant in seal things up? I'm guessing the former, and I'll be needing a new tire fairly soon anyway, but I'm hoping its the latter, as my LBS is closed today and I have sealant on hand (thus would love to get a ride in).

    Thanks in advance...

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    Tubeless sidewall leak/Bontrager team issue TLR...

    How long have you had the tire? Maybe the better question is how many miles on what kind of terrain?

    I have never tried tubeless but just bought the XR4 Team Issue tires and have been thinking of going tubeless. This may have me thinking twice.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ucdengboss View Post
    How long have you had the tire? Maybe the better question is how many miles on what kind of terrain?

    I have never tried tubeless but just bought the XR4 Team Issue tires and have been thinking of going tubeless. This may have me thinking twice.
    Quite a while---not sure how many miles, but like I mention I'm due for new tires fairly soon regardless. I'd highly recommend going tubeless...I went the tubeless route about three years ago and have never had a flat or any real issues. In fact this is the first problem I've had with my tubeless setup.

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