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How to Fix a Flat Tire EASY (Everything you need to know)

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Learn how to Fix a Flat Tire yourself so you can get back on the road! I show the entire process of fixing a flat tire from how to inflate the flat tire, how to find the leak in the tire, to how to plug the tire so you can fill it up with air and drive on it safely. Tools used: 12v Air Pump (cheap): http://amzn.to/2dX2CwT 12v Air Pump (better quality):http://amzn.to/2eVv2VA Tire Plug Kit: http://amzn.to/2dKNBuE Can of air/sealant: http://amzn.to/2f7Nxvd Screw removal pliers: http://amzn.to/2dKRG2a Digital Tire Pressure Gauge: http://amzn.to/2eTw1pk Jack: http://amzn.to/2eIbnt2 Soapy Wooder: http://chrisfixed.com/store.php → Become a ChrisFix Subscriber: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=paintballoo7 → Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chrisfixit → Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/chrisfix8 → Website: http://www.ChrisFixed.com → My Channel Home Page: https://www.youtube.com/ChrisFix **If the video was helpful, remember to give it a "thumbs up" and consider subscribing. New videos every Week** Disclaimer: Due to factors beyond the control of ChrisFix, I cannot guarantee against improper use or unauthorized modifications of this information. ChrisFix assumes no liability for property damage or injury incurred as a result of any of the information contained in this video. Use this information at your own risk. ChrisFix recommends safe practices when working on vehicles and or with tools seen or implied in this video. Due to factors beyond the control of ChrisFix, no information contained in this video shall create any expressed or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result. Any injury, damage, or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or from the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not ChrisFix.
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Spyros Bellos (5 hours ago)
the soapy water also cleans the tire
KoolGuardrailBoy (14 hours ago)
*engine explodes* HEY GUYS CRIS FIX *car breaks down in the middle of no where* HEY GUYS CRIS FIX HERE broken marriage? HEY GUYS CRIS FIX HERE
Godut Everest (17 hours ago)
Is this a car hentai
Raymond Ray (1 day ago)
Can you put a link for the soapy water? Jk
ACgaming (2 days ago)
6:04 6:06
Kotoura Haruka (2 days ago)
In my country Malaysia, the tire shop insert those tire sealers cost about 5USD if converted. Not patch
Matt (2 days ago)
Wow that plug kit really did wonders to that tire. Pretty straightforward to use
Yuriy Uryasov (2 days ago)
If you have no options and no tools use canola oil between rim and flat tire( be sure not drive faster then 25 mph, bottle of water is useful if you speed to extinguish a temperature between flat tire and rim so you safe abaut 3 miles to go........
PERCY MCBEATH (3 days ago)
They got the same air pump at Walmart for a little cheaper so I think I'll go there to get mines thanks Chris but I can't pay 35.00 for a air pump that little
Steven Bonnell (3 days ago)
🤤 flat on mustang oof 😳
Lucifer Baphomet (4 days ago)
What if someone knifes your tire? Happens a lot in my city
Zaviah Morello (5 days ago)
Me when my car breaks down: “damn! Cris fix when his car breaks down “yay
LONG TRAN (6 days ago)
If could be wrack the tire if don’t put air in it
Jazmin Lopez (7 days ago)
I’m watching this even though I know I won’t use it and I’ll just call my mom or dad lol
Angelica Castillo (7 days ago)
Hi like you
ChrisFix (7 days ago)
Thanks
TheCoolpaw 24 (7 days ago)
My grandpa got a flat tire on his Chevy Silverado
Brian Esparza (8 days ago)
he wouldn't be nothing without soapy wooder
When we got flat tire = “Awwwww... Man” When ChrisFix got a flat tire = “Awwwwwww yeah, a new video!”
Manbile Ahmed (8 days ago)
Thanks Chris fix
bosanski dečak (9 days ago)
Why don’t use duct tape ir flex tape
ΓΕΡΟΣ ΓΕΡΟΣ (9 days ago)
Great video! Keep up the good work!
RandomCarGuyIndiana (9 days ago)
Gets divorced, Hey guys Chris Fix here!
MUHAMMAD Shahab Ansari (10 days ago)
I think you put the nail in tyre yourself Coz it can't be a coincidence that its in the middle of the tyre
Me having a lifted f150 I need a couple wooden blocks then the jack to change a flat on the road 😂😂
Kenny (10 days ago)
Great video👏🏻👏🏻 but my question is; the air pump used in the video needed 15amp to power but most cars comes with 12amp or even 10amp cigarette outlets, won't the pump blow up your fuse? Secondly, is the cord long enough to get to the two back tires? Thanks in advance for your reply😊
David Viner (11 days ago)
My BMW has runflats, not sure how the tyre will ever actually go flat to be honest
BoydColossalVlogs ! (12 days ago)
Very detailed video man I'll take this into consideration for sure.
YCL Corp (13 days ago)
Chris thank you for the great videos out there like this one. I have a question that I have a 2018 Mustang probably 18" rims and 2 tires with rims got damaged. I am planning to get 2 spares to get on a road temporary. Can I purchase any spare with 5X spoke or has to be a specific one for my car? Thanks a lot in advance!
Swqss Solis (14 days ago)
are you speaking while working or not?
Nathan I (15 days ago)
Thanks to you, I just fixed my flat 5 mins ago. It was easy! I got a flat, pumped it (my car came with a mini compressor) and went to the local garage but they were too busy. Even if they weren't, they charge a few times more than the repair kit costs for the job! Remembering this video I went to the nearest auto store and bought a kit. Half hour later I'm done! Very pleased! Thanks again!
Faded Alliance FA (15 days ago)
HOW TO FIX A FLAT: buy some new ones cheapass
Convicted Melon (16 days ago)
you do not tell the tire shop when they find out oh sorry just got the car
GeeStang (16 days ago)
Chris you got a point I also say the same thing when someone get a car I tell check your spare and change it so you'll remember how to do it..
king bike (17 days ago)
Tristan is gay
ThatguyRyan (18 days ago)
Makes me wanna go outside and put a screw in my neighbors tire. She already has a spare tire on it now. I have had the kit for a couple months and after watching this I really want to use it.....lmao
Nestor Barretpo (18 days ago)
Soapy wutter! Was a excellent idea.
Billy Bob (19 days ago)
How do you mix the soapy water? Ratio?
anil nagar (19 days ago)
Sir your face soying
Kaleb Horrocks (21 days ago)
Here in austraila string plugs (its what we call them) are actually ilegal to use im i tyre fitter and were not allowed to use them on any road car the only thing we can sort of get away with is doing them on truck tyres
gravityclarity (22 days ago)
That was helpful. I don't know anything about cars and this is something everyone needs to know.
[Gōdłÿ] Źâç (22 days ago)
Just add some flex tape
MAYO_ MAN 13 (23 days ago)
i use a plug ones and i did not do it coreckle and thank you for showing me coz with my 1951 or 1953 ford i use one and i blow a tire on my way work
Jason blanyar (23 days ago)
Thank you for the steps I changed my 2000 Chevy Silverado
Val Bettens (24 days ago)
my 8 year old son loves your you tube clips and wants a repair kit for Christmas... gotta love him !
Console Pro (25 days ago)
Chris please reply to this, I really need you to reply to this🙏I know this video is like 2 years old. So my father's car had a flat tire and the cause of it was that a nail went through the tire but the nail was in the shoulder of the wheel and we went to a mechanic shop and got the SAME wheel repair & I've just heard you say '' you can't repair a tire if the damage is on the shoulder '' so I really need to know the reason why because I wanna know if the mechanic shop is ripping me off.
Vyacheslav Ivanov (26 days ago)
I never knew they made this kit for tires. Since my tires were due for changing, I gotten 4 new tires for a good deal.
Vjekoslav Banic (26 days ago)
Try to clean fix-a-flat or some other tire sealant with water after putting in your tire. Tire sealants which come with car tire repair kits are usually cleanable with water.
David Lyons (27 days ago)
I always use a bike pump to air up my car tires!
Luckii YT (27 days ago)
Is it ok to seal it with Flex Tape?
Shoaib Haider (27 days ago)
To the point. Cheers mate
T M (28 days ago)
I think Chrisfix will accidentally kill him self with his tool's 😂😂😂
Douglas Zott (28 days ago)
Never use fix a flat on a car with pressure sensors!
mike fernandz (29 days ago)
is it a problem that i only used the plug?
Sam Frank (29 days ago)
Yes a sticky plug is helpful in an emergency situation. But any reputable tire shop wont touch the tire if it has one and will need to be replaced.
Donovan Barnett vlogs (30 days ago)
Were my dad use to work. They pluged it from the outside like you did
Faysal Jutt (30 days ago)
How Much torque is needed on tyre nuts?
Kirara Hanashi (30 days ago)
I love all your vids
Favoride (30 days ago)
I don't know when the job is only worth 20 bucks....maybe I should send to shop..not worth to fix self-~~anyone agree?
Samitha Bambarawane (30 days ago)
Here what happens mostis plugging the tyre. Only if a leak starts to show up again do they patch from the inside. That process takes around 45 minutes.
Bill Balkum (1 month ago)
are you using drift tires
Tarzaan (1 month ago)
Fill the tire with soapy wooder
Uae turboguy (1 month ago)
Do 2jz engine mods
Ricky Moore (1 month ago)
Your so engaging
ShaneMemes (1 month ago)
I keep mine in my glove box bc my spare is on the bottom of my truck
Lewis Tharp (1 month ago)
We got one it broke when we used it!
Eli Jackson (1 month ago)
Good stuff. You don't have to cut the plug down to plumb though. The road will do the work for you.
Zenit Promotions (1 month ago)
Amaaaaazing video, Chris! Thank you so much.
Akala (1 month ago)
In most European countries u have right to call road help. So they can pick up you and your car to nearest tire workshop for free. It is good to know that also is good to have phone number to your insurance agency.
Ginoinny (1 month ago)
Good job 👍🏻
W Reams (1 month ago)
8:42
Jägermeister (1 month ago)
And then the battery was empty cause u kept it in run
KillSteal X (1 month ago)
*Mustang crashes* Hey guys chris fix here! Title:How to fix a crashed car
Michael Kokoschka (1 month ago)
Man....that soapy water fix everything.
PIZZA BAGELS DAB HARD (1 month ago)
i have the exact same jack. the one with the pump crank. (the jack not jack stand)
RakanWD (1 month ago)
Everyone should have a tire inflator in the trunk. These things are amazing and so cheap. I always inflate my tire, go to the shop, and have an internal patch which is the safest way, and it’s cheap as well.
francis paillé (1 month ago)
you are amazing thanks i will try this tomorrow
neokix (1 month ago)
handy dandy soapy wooder
Joshua Law (1 month ago)
Some cars (like my '99 Nissan Pathfinder) have a stock air compressor in the rear side compartment.
will johnson (1 month ago)
So no those plugs arnt a permanent fix it says it on the box you should always get it fixed by a professional
brad allen (1 month ago)
I bought the same kit he had in the video and it come with a psi meter I guess he wanted to fancy and use a electric one
FW911 (1 month ago)
0:54 I have the same pump. Instructions say you're supposed to turn it on BEFORE attaching it to the tire. Otherwise you can blow the fuse.
1iJob (1 month ago)
Making the hole in the tire was the most difficult part of this whole thing. Thank you for making this video and helping us fix our flat tires!
Apple Steve jobs (1 month ago)
That remmer jizzed at lot
Drew Dude (1 month ago)
Hi Chris I have 2 things to say 1.your the only person who gets excited for a flat tire 2. I’m pretty sure that I don’t have to check my spare because I bought my car 3 months ago
David Viner (11 days ago)
My wife’s car has 214000 miles on the clock, I checked the tyres 7 years ago, it’s probably time I checked them again
Eragon (1 month ago)
It's always a good idea to check it every now and then though.
Hyper_Playz YT (1 month ago)
My tire exploded
Soy Karma (1 month ago)
Nice Vampire pliers, those are great!
Stout Lager (1 month ago)
Portable compressors like that are a life saver. I make a point of always having one in the trunk. They make slightly beefier ones that connect directly to your battery if the 5 minute inflation time annoys you. Mine can do 0 to 32 psi in about 90 seconds.
Kentkenny (1 month ago)
that nail is perfectly on the center of the tire.
Joshua fowler vlogs (1 month ago)
Hey guys Phil swift here with flex seal
ChrisFix (1 month ago)
lol
Sergio Perez (1 month ago)
Chris Fix you’re the best, keep it up man!!!
reinn abagat (1 month ago)
what if the flat is the back tire??
polecat Fan (1 month ago)
I’m a car guy I’m learning Manuel with clutch the car ima get to drift is a Dodge Challenger
Anton Aguilera (1 month ago)
Man, you know chrisfix's videos are good when youve watched them like 5 times just cuz theyre entretaining
Aria Butterfly (1 month ago)
wooow! i know know how to fix a flat tire!! thanks for this awesome Video!
ChrisFix (1 month ago)
Glad you learned something new!
Vyacheslav Ivanov (1 month ago)
I gotten one at work and it was dark and cold..... Not fun!
Zachary Costa (1 month ago)
I had a flat tire on my truck when i hit the curb and the tire had a hole in it on the side so i used the spare thanks Chris for your help
Karandeep Singh (1 month ago)
If the leak is in the wall and you don't wanna buy an individual new tyre(Other tyres could be really weary), just go to a repair shop and put a tube into it. It's not a very elegant solution but hey it's cheap and will let you get all the life from your tyre so you can buy a new 4 set when they all wear out.
TheArmuxLTU (1 month ago)
Satisfying!
Niyaz Nazar (1 month ago)
ChrisFix is the type of guy to puncture his own and tire and make a video on how to fix it.
Fazeel Ahmed (1 month ago)
HOW ARE YOU IN YOUR HOME YOU WERE IN A MALL PARKING

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