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Drivers front wheel shakes at 30 to 40 mph and on turns but the shaking stops when vehicle is accelerated. What repairs or adjustments are needed to end "shake, rattle and roll"

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U could have a wheel bearing problem,,,most places will give u a free under car inspection,,,at lease u will know whats wrong,,,hope it helped,,

Posted on May 28, 2010

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Please have the balance of your tires checked. You may also have a ply fault inone of your tires.

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Posted on May 28, 2010

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