Do NOT try this at home.
Seating a new tire on a wheel can sometimes be a surprisingly tricky task and traditional air pumps just won’t do. The guy in this video had just picked up a fresh set of tires from a Hummer and wanted to put them on his truck. However, no matter what he tried, the bead just didn’t want to seat tightly around the rim. By a stroke of genius, the brilliant mechanic decided to use some starter fluid and a torch in order to quickly inflate the massive truck tire around the wheel.
This ridiculously dangerous method seemed to work like a charm, but we certainly don't encourage anyone to try this at home. Check it out.