Is this normal? - S2KI Honda S2000 Forums

Notices
Wheels and Tires by The Tire Rack Discussion about wheels and tires for the S2000.
Sponsored by:

Is this normal?

 
Old 11-21-2018, 06:01 AM
  #1  
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2015
Location: Oakville, ON
Posts: 76
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Is this normal?

I just got a new set of tires installed on my S and noticed this on one of the front tires, is this safe / normal? Would this pass a safety inspection?







spooned_s2k is offline  
Old 11-21-2018, 06:49 AM
  #2  
 
Conedodger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Upstate NY
Posts: 13,390
Thanked 18 Times in 17 Posts
Default

Nope. Take it back to the installer. Either not seated correctly, or more likely, damaged during mounting.
Conedodger is offline  
Old 11-23-2018, 07:56 AM
  #3  
 
EELPIE's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: NOVA (Dodging Deer)
Posts: 169
Thanks: 0
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Default

Looks like the bead was damaged at some point.

There seems to be a cut or break just across from the spoke on the wheel.

I do not know if I would drive on that.

I would think there would be a noticeable vibration at speed.
EELPIE is offline  
 


Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands