MYERS TIRE SEALANTS
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How does IMI Tire Sealant work?
How much sealant will I need?
Does IMI Tire Sealant make a permanent seal?
Will IMI Tire Sealant seal punctures in both tube type and tubeless tires?
Yes. In tube type tires, IMI Tire Sealant must be installed before a puncture occurs.However, tube type tires cannot be repaired after a puncture and the sealing capabilities regarding the size of the puncturing object are reduced by 30%. However if the tube is split or torn from the injury, IMI Tire Sealant is unable to seal an injury of this nature.
Can you repair a tubeless tire after an injury occurs?
Will IMI Tire Sealant seal a sidewall puncture?
What size of injury will IMI Tire Sealant seal?
What are the reasons why a tire containing IMI Tire Sealant will go flat?
When IMI Tire Sealant seals multiple punctures in the same tire, is it possible that one or more of the punctures could "unseal"?
Will IMI Tire Sealant clog valve stems when checking tire air pressure?
Will IMI Tire Sealant in any way cause damage to the tire, innerliner, or tube?
Is IMI Tire Sealant compatible with the retreading process?
Will IMI Tire Sealant void tire warranties?
Can a proper tire repair be made to a tire that has had IMI Tire Sealant installed?
Will IMI Tire Sealant corrode wheels and rims?
Will IMI Tire Sealant cause corrosion in high temperature applications such as waste haul?
What is the boiling point of IMI Tire Sealant?
What is the freezing point of IMI Tire Sealant?
Is IMI Tire Sealant water soluble?
Is IMI Tire Sealant safe for disposal?
Can IMI Tire Sealant be reused?
Does IMI Tire Sealant contain elthylene glycol or propylene glycol?
Can ECO SEAL in a bag be installed in an unmounted tire?
Yes. Mount one bead in the drop center. Cut open bag and install the correct amount of sealant into the tire. Mount the second bead. Seat both beads and inflate the tire.
Can you use an accessory to help with ECO SEAL install?
No. It is not recommeded to use a funnel. ECO SEAL is highly viscous resulting in a slower flow. The ECO SEAL bag is designed to be opened and poured directly into the tire. It is not necessary to use another accessory.
Can ECO SEAL in a bag be installed through the valve stem?
No. However, ECO SEAL is available in the additional packaging options that would allow for installation through the valve stem: 5 gal. pail and 55 gal. drum.
Can ECO SEAL in a bag be installed in a tire that is mounted on a vehicle?
No. That method of installation would require the tire to be deflated then re-inflated with a safety cage. We always recommend following OHSA safety procedures and TIA guidelines on proper tire inflation procedures.
What is the shelf life of IMI Tire Sealant?
The shelf life of IMI Tire Sealant is two years.
*The shelf life of ECO SEAL in a bag has a longer shelf life because it remains sealed until use.
Where can I purchase IMI Tire Sealant?
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