View Full Version : 2008 Sprinter 3500 wheels leaking air?

09-15-2010, 02:08 AM
I bought my 2005 new, and 448K later I'm happy with it... but I just bought two 2008 3500s, and I have two wheels that are leaking air through tiny holes inside the rim at the weld. Has anyone else had this problem?

Altered Sprinter
09-15-2010, 02:18 AM
What now we have rust pin holes in the rim LOL
If there is a break in the welds of the rim where air is-escaping, then the rims will ultimately fail with aging and split under load.
Whops there go's another Sprinter or two.
Thats a warranty replacement and possibly a National recall:hmmm: if the fault is factory originated. Mind you could slime slime it. No more leaks.