Can I Drive with a Nail in My Tire?


You should not drive with a nail in your tire. This can be very dangerous. A nail in the tire can suddenly pop the tire while you are driving and cause you to wreck your vehicle.
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You can drive on a spare tire as long as you want. Although most spares are smaller than your other tires so driving on it too long will raise the risks of losing control of the vehicle
1. Engage your car's emergency brake to prevent it from rolling, and then use a lug wrench to loosen the lug nuts on the wheel with the flat tire. Raise your vehicle using your car
1. Blunt. the point of the nail with your hammer. This is done by placing the nail on a hard surface with the point facing up, and tapping the sharp end with your hammer. The nail
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