Jump to content
CaddyInfo Cadillac Forum

Recommended Posts

I have Michelin tires on my STS-V and they are not run flats and I have no spare. I have a can of the flat fix stuff but don't know how it works but I DO know how the following works as I have used it on a GMC truck and a 36 ft trailer.

Patch Boy, Google them, makes a plug gun with the gun, a few dozen plugs of two sizes, the adhesive for fixing nail & screw hole caused flats or leaks. If you go to most auto stores a compressor can be had for about 30 bucks, they work but are very slow.

I would rather have this option readily available then be in the middle of nowhere with a flat as opposed to waiting for an unknown flat bad to try to put the car on without causing damage.

Link to comment
Share on other sites


Personally I use what the motorcycle community calls 'sticky string'; similar, I'm guessing to the plugs and plug gun you mention. Even though I carry a spare (donut, for the STS and a full size for my Bravada), the 'sticky string' and an auxiliary pump will do me in good stead, if needed. I would avoid the 'spare in a can' unless that is your only resource.

Chuck

'19 CT6, '04 Bravada........but still lusting for that '69 Z-28

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    • No registered users viewing this page.
×
×
  • Create New...