What household items can I use to fix a flat bike tire?

1 Answer:
  • danny lim
    Here are your household items options:
    • Deodorant and packaging tape.
    • Water-based glue and rubber dust or glitter.
    • Clear/electric tape and air compressor.
    • Rubber cement and electrical tape.
    • Slime/sealant.
    • Zip ties.
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