MC Garage Video: How To Plug A Tubeless Tire

Don’t Let a Flat Ruin Your Ride

Nails, screws, and glass—there's lots of stuff lurking on the street just waiting to stab a hole in your tire and send you scurrying for the breakdown lane. If you're well prepared, however, "catching a nail" doesn't necessarily spell an end to your ride but rather a minor interruption.   Most modern motorcycles are equipped with tubeless tires that are actually pretty easy to plug. That's why it's important to carry a quality tire-repair kit with you when you ride, and just as importantly, know how to use it!

??In this video from the MC Garage , Senior Road Test Editor Ari Henning will describe the types of punctures that can be repaired with a plug kit and show you how to get that tire fixed and get back on the road. From removing the offending item to cleaning the puncture and plugging it, this video is a step-by-step guide to using the a rope plug and C02 inflators to fix a flat.