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Shaking, Play in Steering, Wobble all of which get worse at 45, and smooth out at about 60-65

It shakes and wobbles so bad it feels like it's going to float off the road. It pulls to the right REALLY bad and has gotten dramatically worse in about 48 hours time. Honestly I feel like my tire might fall off (Front passenger) I just had brakes completely replaced and I don't know where to go from there. I have dealt with alignment issues before and I don't think that's it. I'm thinking wheel baring or tie rod ends? Any idea for diagnosing or where I should begin???

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First if you had work done double check if its not your wheel that loose sometime it happen you say its so bad that fell like the wheel might fall of and you managed to still drive it at 65mph your a courage guy i would think just because you got the brake done not long ago it might be a seize caliper when doing a brake job we have to remove those caliper and push back in the caliper but sometime there rust or dirt in there and caliper seized after

Posted on Apr 12, 2015

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    It's now making a thump in the front passenger side, this started a little yesterday but a lot more today. More at speed between 25 and 30

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I had that on my Acura. It was caused by warped brake rotors.
They may not have replaced the rotors on your brake job.

Brake rotors are usually warped by someone tightening the bolts too tight.Most cars require a torque setting of 80 to 120 ft lbs.
I've seen them torque the bolts to 300 ft lbs. So you have to watch anyone working on the wheels.
Hope this helps.

Posted on Apr 11, 2015

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