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95 jeep cherokee at timess get a bad front wheel hop right side when going over 45 or 50

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  • carhob May 11, 2010

    at timesor all the time,check if wheels are tight



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I am currently having a similar problem. Though mine happens when I hit even the smallest bump or turning right at speeds above 45. I have been reading up on it, and a possible problem is hollow tie rods vs. solid tie rods. Also the shock on the front axle could be bad. As far as taking it seriously, mine has been this way for about 6 months. It isn't too bad if you are careful. Another problem I had that helped fix the problem was bad sway bar end links. I replaced them and it helped a ton.

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Wheel hop is when the tire/wheel assembly bounces off the ground...Usually encountered at the rear of vehicles in drag race situations, caused by suspension "wrap up". At the front of a vehicle, the only possibility is extremely bad shock absorber, aggravated by a tire that is extremely out of balance or out of round. Either way this condition is dangerous and should be checked out and corrected immediately, and should not be casually considered and "tinkered" with!!! Suspension and braking take pryority above all else. They can cause damage to you and others!!! Understand my point???

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