Quick Answer: How do you take the side bead off a car?

How do you remove beads from rims?

Use a bead breaker.

  1. Drive a Car Over the Tire. This method is perhaps one of the simplest ways to disengage the bead from the rim without using any additional tools. …
  2. Lift and Lower the Vehicle on the Tire. …
  3. Cut Through the Bead. …
  4. Use a Bead Breaker.

How do you take a bead off a tire without a machine?

Drive a car over the tire to separate its bead from the rim.

  1. You may need to drive over the rubber a few times to break it. …
  2. Another way to loosen a bead is with a jack. …
  3. If you have a hard time with the bead, you may be better off cutting through it with a sharp knife or saw.

What is a tire hammer?

Hammers are used for mounting and demounting tires. They make tire changing faster and easier for passenger car, truck, bus, farm tractor, and aircraft tires. A variety of weights and sizes are offered to meet all your tire changing needs. Non-marring rubber end can be used for driving on lock rings.

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