How to Spot Fake Nike Air Max 2014's

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Don't get caught out by all the fakes on Ebay and Craigslist, check a guide first.


Step 1

1. Check the style number, usually 9 digits, matches that found on the box. Tip: Do a Google image search for "Nike"+"style number" to check the colourway.

Step 2

2. Air Max 2014's have a full length Air Unit for maximum impact protection and smooth transitions through foot strikes. Make sure the air "bubble" is clear with no paint marks.

Step 3

3. If you remove the sockliners and check underneath there should be a size indication debossed into the material, usually it is described as a range of 2 sizes.

Step 4

4. Air Max 2014's will have 3 small holes in the upper, make sure you can see right through them.

Step 5

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