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I've never seen this before, but I thought it was kinda funny. I found it while I was removing the spare.

Now I was just using this for decoration, but imagine it doing duty on the pavement. 57 year old CEAT with medium tread remaining.
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Yeah, tread looks good. It's still got a few more miles in it.
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I'd run it... ROFL emoticon ROFL emoticon ROFL emoticon
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I'd run it...
for sale cheap very reasonable
rare original Ceat Vespa tires w/ lots of original tread and no ugly bulges for your concours original smallframe
rare original Ceat Vespa tires w/ lots of original tread and no ugly bulges for your concours original smallframe
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V oodoo wrote:
for sale cheap very reasonable
How much?
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I haven't seen that before. Kind of horrifying. It looks like it's growing a head.
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Bro, that was perfect ROFL emoticon
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for sale cheap very reasonable
Do you still have the tubes with the original Italian air in them ?
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That's what happens when you have a very HOT exhaust and stop... the area by exhaust heats up, melts/softens binding agents/glue...
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