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Flat left me stranded - suggest backup tire repair kit

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Typical nail or screw I'm guessing. Had about a half mile "low tire pressure" warning before complete loss of air on a busy outer-belt freeway. The nail or screw was gone, but the hole was big enough the tire sealant was running out. Even maneuvering the hole to the dead-center bottom of the tire still had the sealant running onto the pavement. Someone stopped to help and went for a gas station can of Fix-a-flat. Twenty minutes later and using the extra can, it was also running out of the hole but a little slower. I was able to make it home after several stop-and-re-pumps with the air compressor.

Anyway, not wanting a random flatbed tow company to damage the front splitter, I wanted to drive the car home at any cost. Later looking into options, if I had a "mushroom tire repair plug", that would have filled any large hole well enough to hold the sealant until I got home. Since then, I bought the Stop & Go pocket plugger and the kit is really small. Just a suggestion but being stranded in a Type-S is no fun. I'm certain the emergency mushroom plug would have worked immediately.
 
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After I used my NA1 spare to get me off the highway once it is now dead and I got this as a replacement: https://a.co/d/6vSfYFb

Its a good kit with solid pieces and good enough to get you off the road. The NA1 has a compressor that plugs into the lighter port, does the NC1 have something similar? If not one of those come in handy in a pinch.
 
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After I used my NA1 spare to get me off the highway once it is now dead and I got this as a replacement: https://a.co/d/6vSfYFb

Its a good kit with solid pieces and good enough to get you off the road. The NA1 has a compressor that plugs into the lighter port, does the NC1 have something similar? If not one of those come in handy in a pinch.
Ha. That is exactly the kit I ended up buying. I clicked your link and it said "Last purchased Dec 9th". Kinda funny. Anyway, yes the NC1 has the lighter port compressor in our rear trunk, and it also has the sealant bottle. Unfortunately, I could have used the plug kit to "help" keep the sealant (and compressed air) in the tire for the additional 12 miles home.
 
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After I used my NA1 spare to get me off the highway once it is now dead and I got this as a replacement: https://a.co/d/6vSfYFb

Its a good kit with solid pieces and good enough to get you off the road. The NA1 has a compressor that plugs into the lighter port, does the NC1 have something similar? If not one of those come in handy in a pinch.
Had not seen your tire plug kit; it looks like a nice one. I had the same thought about repairing a flat. I got a kit from Harbor Freight which I think it will work in a pinch. https://www.harborfreight.com/tubeless-tire-repair-kit-9-piece-62611.html After seeing yours, I think I'll upgrade.
 
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And speaking of flats, remember this a few weeks ago?

Pretty sure I picked this up at the dealer when in for a service visit. They didn’t want to pull it based on the size, plus no replacement tire. Added air and back roads home. It was losing air and getting nervous. I even got stopped at a train crossing! Made it home with about 20psi

Anyway, in one neighborhood I went thru a speed camera. +2 over the 12mph tolerance they give. $40 ticket In the mail. Think I could have successfully contested it with pics and tire repair receipts, but we wouldn’t be in the area when a court date was available. Saving for leniency if needed in the future.

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After I used my NA1 spare to get me off the highway once it is now dead and I got this as a replacement: https://a.co/d/6vSfYFb

Its a good kit with solid pieces and good enough to get you off the road. The NA1 has a compressor that plugs into the lighter port, does the NC1 have something similar? If not one of those come in handy in a pinch.
NC1 has a compressor as well. No spare, just a can of fix o flat. I also carry a repair kit similar in both the NA1 and NC1
 
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Ha. That is exactly the kit I ended up buying. I clicked your link and it said "Last purchased Dec 9th". Kinda funny. Anyway, yes the NC1 has the lighter port compressor in our rear trunk, and it also has the sealant bottle. Unfortunately, I could have used the plug kit to "help" keep the sealant (and compressed air) in the tire for the additional 12 miles home.

Just bought it too.
 
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I recently purchased the mushroom plug kit and also have the string strips and glue. So hopefully I am covered. I prefer not to use the green junk as it is a mess after the fact. Lets hope no one gets a flat.
 
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