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Nails in Tyres

Hi everyone,

In the last 8 weeks I've had to replace 5 tyres on my car due to them having nails in them! I've no known enemies so I'm starting to think it might be troublemakers. I live on Garthland Drive and was wondering if anyone else in the area has had problems!


Jen K - 3/08/2017 4:00:54 PM (IP: Logged)

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Any building work been going on nearby? If so that might explain it as nails easily get dropped and don't get picked up.
Malarki - 3/08/2017 9:04:16 PM (IP: Logged)

I'd also double check with your mechanics...a nail in a tyre is a patch to repair not a new tyre. Unless it's the sidewall which would then tell me it's deliberate.
Alan - 4/08/2017 9:13:21 AM (IP: Logged)

My flat mate parked her car on Armadale street a couple of weeks ago and had to replace a tyre. The mechanic said it looked like someone had stuck a screwdriver in it. Don't know for sure though.
Natalie - 4/08/2017 8:08:02 PM (IP: Logged)


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