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    Tubeless tires and long term bike storage

    As of every year there is zero bike time for me from april till september,but it's the first time I have an oem tubless set up. I used to let tubes deflate a bit and that's it,I wonder if I have to do the same with tubeless. Tires were almost flat this morning ( 3rd month of storage),I just pumped some air in it for the sake of it...

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    "Wheels and Tires'...
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    I assume you're using sealant. For that long of storage, I'd pull the tires and clean out the sealant. It's likely to start drying up and solidifying in one spot.
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    Yep, sealant dries in a puddle at the bottom of the tire.

    If it is stans, I'd clean out the stanimals too.

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