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Steel Dust Caps Stuck On!


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#1 waddyfym

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Posted 08 February 2015 - 04:05 PM

need help people... put steel dust caps on 6wks ago. went to check tyre pressure and can't get em off        looks like I'm gonna have to get them re-valved.. can't believe £5 valves are gonna cost me 50 quid..gutted

#2 Mike11

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Posted 08 February 2015 - 05:18 PM

Tried a pair of grips?

#3 Tasape

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Posted 23 March 2015 - 08:37 PM

Ahhhh the old steel and brass issue.
TRy wd40 or brake cleaner
When you replace Them use a dab of olive oil in each of them  it stops the corrosion from occurring