Q: Regarding tire OE valve stem

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I'm looking to buy new tires and the website distinguishes between rubber and metal OE valve stems, and I'm not sure which one I have. But does it really matter when only buying a tire?

My car has 30000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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