SELF-HEALING INNER TUBE 26x1.75-2.2

8009080

B'TWIN

Made for preventing punctures. Allows you to continue cycling when a conventional inner tube would have gone flat.
26" self-healing Schrader valve inner tube. The preventive sealant inside the inner tube automatically repairs punctures (<3 mm).

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Advantages
Puncture resistanceThe liquid contained in the inner tube seals small punctures (<3 mm).
WaterproofThe hole is sealed while you ride. Tried and tested.
Compatibility26" Schrader valve (large valve) tyres and wheels.
Warranty2 Years
Technical Information

1
How to choose your inner tube
Write down all visible information from the tyre sidewall (diameter and width). For example, 26 x 2.20 means your tyre is 26 inches in diameter and 2.20 inches wide. You will also find the dimensions in mm in international ETRTO measurements. For example, 50-559 means the tyre is 50 mm wide with an inner diameter of 559 mm (approx. 26 x 2.00 inches)
2
Removing an inner tube
Remove the old inner tube using B'Twin tyre levers (ref 8047839)
3
What to check before installing your new inner tube
Check the condition of your tyre and replace it if necessary. Make sure no objects are lodged in the tyre. Check the condition of the rim strip. A rim strip that is even slightly bent can cause punctures. Check that your rim does not have any other issues that could damage your inner tube.
4
Fitting your inner tube
Watch our video before you start. Pre-inflate the inner tube slightly to avoid pinching. Insert the valve, making sure you are using the correct valve for your rims. Put the inner tube entirely inside the tyre so that it fits inside the rim. Take care not to pinch the inner tube when fitting.
5
Mounting the tyre
Start by mounting the tyre from the opposite side of the valve Finish at the top of the valve to avoid pinching Never use a screwdriver or tyre lever to mount the tyre or you could pinch the inner tube and puncture it.
6
Inflating the tyre
Inflate your tyre carefully, to the pressure recommended by the manufacturer (check the sidewall, written in PSI or in bars: 1 bar = 14.51 PSI) Regularly check that the tyre is in the right position while inflating.
7
Tip from the pros
To avoid punctures from pinching and for best tyre performance, we recommend that you check your tyres and inflate them to the suggested pressure before every ride.
Information / Concept / Technology
Composition
Membrane : 100.0% Rubber - Isobutylene Isoprene Rubber (IIR) - Butyl

Product test
To guarantee optimal quality, 100% of our inner tubes are inflated for a period of 8 hours

Stockage tips
Carry your inner tubes in a container to protect them from getting punctured (tool drum, original packaging…).

Maintenance tips
To get your wheel size, check the information on the tyre wall. Always carry a spare inner tube and a pump.

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Used for 1 week or less
not even 10days usage , already the tube got punctured once. NO SELF HEALING.
Blindly dont believe this product
Response of the brand
Hello Punith,

Thank you for taking the time to give us your review. The inner tube usually heals staple pins and smaller punctures. It may not be able to heal nail piercings. I suggest you try a tire liner to reduce the number of punctures.  I remain available for more questions. 
Deepak
Puneeth found this answer helpful
Failed as a spare, faulty valve
Used for 1 week or less
Intended as a spare, had a puncture and did a road side swap, only to realise that the tube had a faulty valve and could not inflate. Maybe I just have a stroke of bad luck.
Response of the brand
Hi Yak, thanks for your feedback! We will definitely share it with the Btwin product manager. You may bring the inner tube back to any of our stores for an exchange!

Sportingly,
Wantian
User Happiness Agent
Great tube at an even better price
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Used for 2 to 8 weeks
So far so good, great price and two weeks puncture free and counting
Bad quality valve
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Used for 1 week or less
I used it for the first time and as soon as I left home, after 5 minutes cycling the tyre was flat. I checked it and there did not seem to be any problem so I inflated the tyre again but the same happened. I checked the valve and it tourns aout that after pumping air, when I pressed a little bit with my hand I could hear air coming out. This is not fine, I read some comments of people having problems with the valve of this product. I think perhaps some are OK but I would not risk to but it knowing that it is a recurrent problem.
Unfortunately, it's been more than a month I bought it so I don;t think I can claim my money back but hopefully it will help other people to take a good decision.
Response of the brand
Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback regarding this innertube.
If you feel that the product does not perform as well as it should, then you are able to return the item to us.
I will make sure that you comments are forwarded on to the team in charge of this product at b'Twin.
Regards,
Peter Lazarus, National Cycling Manager, DECATHLON
26x1.7-2.2 Self-Healing Inner Tube - Schrader Valv
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Used for 2 to 8 weeks
I bought a second one of these auto-repair tubes last week for my other tyre.
But after filling the air, just as I was about to put the cap on, I noticed that some air was coming out of the valve. I then checked my other wheel which had this same self-healing tube fixed couple of months before. To my surprise, it also had a similar air leak from the valve. I still used it for a couple of days and the loss of air pressure is not noticeable. I am not sure if this is the way they are designed or whether I got faulty pieces. I am actually confused and hope to check with the store one of the weekends. I've not yet got a flat tyre situation to see the auto-repair in action (or did it happen and it auto-healed and I did not know!!?, which would be cool).
Response of the brand
Hello Rajesh, 

Not sure how you noticed that the air is leaking from the valve because if it was so evident the tire would have been flat in a couple of hrs. The fact that it is happening in the other tire as well is very surprising. I suggest you visit the closest Decathlon store to have a quick check. 

Deepak
Inner tube
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Used for 2 to 8 weeks
Self sealing inner tube, working great
Leaking valve
Used for 1 week or less
The valve got detached automatically just after 1 ride. The valve cannot be attached even with strong glue, rendering the tube useless.
Response of the brand
Hello Srijith, 
 
Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. The inner tube valve breaking is uncommon. The valve may have been installed incorrectly or the product itself may be defective. Please take the defective product to the closest decathlon store and they will let you know if you can get a replacement after examining the inner tube. 

Deepak
Nice idea...
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
So I thought I would replace my old inner tubes with self sealing ones.... nice idea.
So first outing, great ride out of about 10 miles just to check everything OK.
Second outing my front tyre was a bit soft so when to inflate... unfortunately it appears the valve has broken and the sealant has filled up the valve and sealed it completely... unable to put any air in but on the upside will not deflate any more.
Downside is .... in order to fit a new innertube I have had to slash the self healing one to get it out ... so the incentive lasted one ride - not really value for money then.
Response of the brand
It sounds as if the valve is blocked. It can occasionally happen to self sealing innertubes from all brands. A valve can be removed and cleaned and replaced. Alternatively you can return it to us for a replacement.
Regards,
Peter Lazarus UK Cycling Market Manager DECATHLON
Andrew not found this answer helpful
it works
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
got flat on my way to work but still made it all the way to my work-place. I left my bike for a couple of hrs and when I got back to check on it the tyre was completley flat. I took the wheel off for repair but then I decided to pump some air in and see how it holds. At first it was losing air but then after giving it a spin it sealed itself :) Just to make sure I left it for a few more hours to see if it was going to be fine and it was. Thus there was no need to fix my tyre (inner tube) and I got back home with no issue.
INNER TUBE WITH GREAT RUBBER QUALITY
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Used for 2 to 8 weeks
VERY EASY INSTALLATION...DO-IT-YOURSELF
ITS SELF HEALING FEATURES