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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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John Smith (1 day ago)
chrisfix used a razor blade with out having an anti cut glove on! That's a safety point.
Saul Burgess (1 day ago)
Plugged tyres are safer than patching from the inside. A patched tyre will allow water into the unplugged hole. When this water comes in to contact with the cords in the tyre it will rust them and weaken the tyre and can cause High speed blowouts. Where as a plugged tyre seals the hole preventing water from getting in.
santa clause (1 day ago)
Thanks for this great video..!
After that you use the tire for drifting 😑
ChrisFix (2 days ago)
I did lol
Matty Everything (3 days ago)
STEERING WHEEL COMES OFF = Hey guys Chrisfix here
James Burton (3 days ago)
Something screwy here... Get it?
Emmanuel Lopez (4 days ago)
8:13 - 8:32 "That's what she said"
pmarie2003 (4 days ago)
I can see by how hard he is pushing/pulling on the reamer, and plug handle that I had better put the tire against another tire, and brace it with my feet. One hand isn't going to work for me.
THE OP Hedge hog (4 days ago)
Your tip is good,in thai land thay put the Weil in a water tank
my mum (5 days ago)
18+ at 8:40
Dhavisen Seeneevassen (6 days ago)
Rs
Alek Bennett (6 days ago)
I use my feet to mount tires too.
Tyson Webber (7 days ago)
This guys car will get swept away in a hurricane and he will make a video on how to fix it
Daniel Cilantro (7 days ago)
Car: *sets fire* Chris: HEY GUYS CHRISFIX HERE
comcfi (7 days ago)
I made bubbles in soapy water
JB toy's (8 days ago)
Got a big screw on my tire as of right now.
will boyd vlogs (8 days ago)
I had to put the spare tire on my mom's car in gravel wile on the way to summer camp
Boston Celtics (8 days ago)
Where’s my soapy wooder
Vidyanand Mohabir (9 days ago)
Duck tape works too!
Wes (10 days ago)
my 2015 dodge dart been losing air slowly every time i pump air. and the tire pressure monitor stays on sometimes or its off for a moment
swirlingrainbows (10 days ago)
0:18 so EeEvery
michaelo1492 (10 days ago)
A plug job done correctly will last as long as the actual tire does from regular wear.
Gideon Kinney (10 days ago)
my bike tire is alwaes flat i fixed it by fix a flat!
Yo Momahoe (11 days ago)
He smokes weed
Ant Green (11 days ago)
Even tho it's not recommended i had a wood spike thru the side wall and had to plug it with this and it lasted 8 months..
Mike Jameson (12 days ago)
8:15 Seems a little.... off. 8:31 Aw, come on. That tire is asking for it.
2 genius's & a Redneck (13 days ago)
And in a pinch i can use 2plugs in the tool but if u have to do that then i whould go to a tire shop sooner than later
John David jr (14 days ago)
I burn the rest. tip of the day
Majacks Lelo (14 days ago)
Perfect!! 😌
kingcarcas1349 (14 days ago)
what if you have security locks...............
howtobebasic1 (15 days ago)
5:00 instead of soapy water its spelled soapy wooder XD
DaKiddow002 (16 days ago)
Plugged my tire at 148,000 miles. Still have it on my car at 219,000. Need to replace though. 😂👌
Tonko 301 (6 days ago)
DaKiddow002 u are like 12
Desi Car Guy PK (16 days ago)
2:05 Tire was leaned against the car Dude u scratched the hell out of the car
Nadia Viles (16 days ago)
My mom had a hole in her tier
Arturo Gonzales (17 days ago)
You have 5 to 10 minutes to drive home until the tire does actually get flat. 😂😂💪😎
bryce gamer (18 days ago)
Soapy wooder he means soapy water
Sebastian Laluz (18 days ago)
*Gets Girl Pregnant* "Hey guys, ChrisFix here! and today I will be showing you how to get out of this crazy situation!!"
Iraj Matthee (19 days ago)
Question: If your driving with 18 inches but your spare tyre is 15 inches, will this not cause balancing problems if you had to use it?
roblox fan (19 days ago)
Hole valve flew off my 2010 mondeo cause the old owner couldnt be bothered to fix it
roblox fan (19 days ago)
And it has tyre pressure monitoring
Crystal_ Mint (21 days ago)
chris is the type of guy to purposely put a nail in one of his tires just to make a video to show people how to fix a tire... and i respect that
Pieman Sam (21 days ago)
Why do I have a feeling you purposely ran over that screw and let the driftstang sit in that parking lot for a few days? Lol
SavageBlox Vlogs (22 days ago)
0:10 Gud acting
VixeySplatoon2 (22 days ago)
“Cigarette lighter adapter” hmmmm——————seems legit
Banana 32148 (22 days ago)
I also have a air pump and the equipment to replace a tire
Banana 32148 (22 days ago)
I already know how to change a tire
imsonutz (23 days ago)
Am I the only one that knows how to do this yet watches a video because chrisfix is that great at explaining things? Lmao
Sean Trollope (16 days ago)
Hell yeah. I've completely stripped and rebuilt cars yet I find it so satisfying and Interesting to see how other people do it.
koppula ranjit (23 days ago)
Good demo thanks
Jo Mon Potato (23 days ago)
Good job! Hey, do you think a plug like that will require you to re balance your tire?
Dylan Crapp (24 days ago)
Since I’m only 9 turning 10 in September my mums car came with a jack
Max Force100 (25 days ago)
How to take a tier off a rim ?
matrix lo (25 days ago)
Drove on plugged tire until it was time to buy new tires. Seems pretty normal for me.
William McDonough (26 days ago)
This kid has what SO MANY people don’t-it’s called Common Sense! You’re either born with it, or you’ll never have it. You can’t learn Common Sense. You can be as booksmart as can be,but without C.S.,everyday life is not so simple. He’s an Old School thinker, Love it’s!
Moé Ramirez (27 days ago)
I don't bother cutting off the rest of that black string tire seal. I leave it on and when I drive off the weight of the car runs over it continuously and that flatens it off for me.
Meng Vang (28 days ago)
i got a fiat tire on the high way. it was easy to fix
Tony Trilex (28 days ago)
NEVER USE THE SIZZOR JACK FOR ANYTHING ELSE!! You can DIE if you do an oil change with it get a floor jack, car almost fell on my when the scizzor jack failed!
Robert Hardt JR (29 days ago)
Why did he have his camera on him
Ashrar Rahman (30 days ago)
Best YouTuber ever You helped me start drifting man you are a really good role model man Thanks for the help
Casper Lajca (30 days ago)
I 'm 10 years old because of you I can change a tire and other💪👍
Agnieszka Trznadel (30 days ago)
I'm 10 years old because of you I can change a tire and other💪👍
pmarie2003 (4 days ago)
Two thumbs up for you!! I work in a hospital, and know surgeons who don't have clue how to change/fix a tire...or even check to see if the non-working computer is plugged in. No joke.
Tech Know How (30 days ago)
Great video that shows basically everything you need to know to fix a flat tire and how to be ready for if one happens. Too many people think it will never happen to them. They never check their spare tire, don't check if they have the tools and jack, etc. Then it usually happens when you least expect it. It's usually raining and on an interstate. Make sure you pull over safely and if it's not safe call for a tow or similar. Don't work on your car or truck on the side next to the interstate. Also, great point on how fix a flat and green stuff tire flat fix solutions are not a true solution and make a mess inside your tire and wheels. Great video. Be safe everyone. :)
ChrisFix (30 days ago)
Thanks
Vincent Alvarado (1 month ago)
Soapy water or wooder
judustic7 (1 month ago)
i am glad i found your videos i recently had to change a tire and used the wrong jack point thanks to you i was able to not only correct it but change my tire! so thank you
IRISH (1 month ago)
This guy deserves these subs for his hard work!! 😊 Keep it up Man!!!
Ryann Large (1 month ago)
I drove around on a plugged tire for a little over a year until I got another hole in the same tire about 4 inches over. I had to drive four hours north and did not want to risk it so I got new tires.
Archer (1 month ago)
Chris, any reason you didn't deflate the tire before putting the plug in? Might be easier than fighting the tire pressure. Great vids man.
ChrisFix (1 month ago)
If it’s deflated the tire will bottom out against the rim when you push the plug in. Good thinking tho!
CreeperTech (1 month ago)
No one: ChirsFix when he gets a flat tire: 0:00
Sebastian Alonzo (1 month ago)
35 on the first shot!
Humberto Enciso (1 month ago)
That was a good video thank you so much I love all your videos👍👍 God bless you man
Dylan Garth (1 month ago)
I didn't realize that he has a bottle that says 'soapy wooder'
midnytdreamz (1 month ago)
I love you so much Chris fix!!!!!!!!!
ZeroTempz (1 month ago)
nOw ThAtS A lOt of DAmaGE
isaiah Delgado (1 month ago)
At Walmart there is tire slime it does not damage your tire like fix a flat
ChrisFix (1 month ago)
Thanks for sharing
Andijvie (1 month ago)
Chris can also fix broken relationships 😬
Alister Rebello (1 month ago)
+ChrisFix hey guuuyyyyyyssss LoveFix here
Andijvie (1 month ago)
ChrisFix Btw whats the secret formula of your “Chris Soapy water” ?
ChrisFix (1 month ago)
Some call me LoveFix outside the car world :P
Lucas Pineda (1 month ago)
Chris. What is your tire name. Mine is dunlop ensave ec300+
detachd (1 month ago)
Thanks!
Mafia Studios (1 month ago)
Car gets on fire HEY GUYYSS CHRIS FIX HERE
Dark Night Wolf Gaming (1 month ago)
Nobody would patch a tire for free and if you don't like that you shouldn't waste your time and money on an unreliable plug Xd
Jp tyrannosaurus 29 (1 month ago)
How to fix a flat tier Step: 1 look at chris vest Step 2 ases the damage Step 3 call aaa
Just a JK (24 days ago)
Tier?
6798spencer (1 month ago)
Be sure you haven’t been driving on a flat tire and then filling it up with air, could pop the tire if it’s as low as it is in the vid
Alan W (1 month ago)
But if your tire is run flat tire,they can't be repair.
Alan W (1 month ago)
Why dont just put a puncher repair kits in the car to fix it,only 5 mins job ?
ChrisFix (1 month ago)
You can do that for sure.
Alan W (1 month ago)
Is the same car again,so many problems your car?
ChrisFix (1 month ago)
This is a flat tire lol
Troll Vlogs (1 month ago)
As a discount tire employee, this is a great video! He explains everything 100% correctly. Perfect vocab, details, and even knows how annoying fix-a-flat is. Awesome video.
salmanmohammed (1 month ago)
Good explanation.
Indiana219Oscar (1 month ago)
Seen most of your vids with the soapy wooder. Now the real question is, what's the dish soap brand and what's the water to soap ratio 😅
I live in New York state and the state government banned using tire plugs in tires since they're not "safe." The only legal way to stop a leaking tire is patching the inside of the tire and there can only be a maximum of 3 patches in one tire. If it has a 4th puncture, the tire needs to be replaced.
JR lucero jr (1 month ago)
we put saliva in valve stem after inflating so we can check if there is a air, if you dont have soap
Reading Rambo (1 month ago)
gotta snug your nuts man
Mehdi Moghisi (1 month ago)
I went to a tire shop and they did exactly this, it was 3 years ago and still running good, they didn't even put rubber cement on there.
Yariel Marte (1 month ago)
It is water not wooder
Richard Green (1 month ago)
Great lesson!!
Padtais Zaffaires (1 month ago)
im really impressed of how you can be so enthusiastic even in the worst moments.
Dawn (1 month ago)
8:40 when it's dry af and you can't put it in
sun ny day (1 month ago)
FLAT TIRE....BUY A NEW CAR....😃
Prajjwal Vinodh (1 month ago)
Face reveal please
THE GAME MASTER (1 month ago)
I felt a lot of sexual tension when he was plugging the tire
Jovicska Botos (1 month ago)
I vent back from the supermarket and someone stoled my wheel so i had to leave there the car😕
ROBLOX Bloxburg Gamer (1 month ago)
mustang explodes*- HEY GUYS CHRISFIX HERE
bob barker (1 month ago)
Mommy said I shouldn't touch my soapy wooder
Nate Hopler (1 month ago)
I see no reason why 2k people disliked this
Schiken (1 month ago)
You see the thing is, now they know how to plug a punctured tire and realised they don't have a car, i'd be bummed too

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