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What could be causing my tires to wear weird and cause a vibration in the steering wheel?

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  • chris_menard Aug 25, 2010

    Only a couple of months. I had the tires rotated and that temporarily fixed the problem. Now it seems to be doing it again. I will get the tires rebalanced and see if that helps. I had the bearings checked already and they seem to be in good condition.

  • chris_menard Aug 25, 2010

    There is no vibration when I brake. Should I still have Dynamically Balancing done?

  • chris_menard Aug 25, 2010

    Thanks for the help!

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Badly balanced tyres will do it every time.also wheel bearings loose,but you would hear them,and track rod ends worn,car would wander...

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  • chris_menard Aug 25, 2010

    If I were to get them rebalanced, would the tires wear like they should?

  • geoff hunter Aug 25, 2010

    YES but how long have you had this vibration???

  • geoff hunter Aug 25, 2010

    THATS THE CLUE I NEEDED, IF YOU FEEL A VIBATION WHEN YOU BRAKE YOU ALSO NEED TO REPLACE THE ROTORS.ASK FOR THE WHEELS/TYRES TO BE "DYNAMICALLY" BALANCED(UP/DOWN AND SIDEWAYS)

  • geoff hunter Aug 25, 2010

    just the tyres...
    regards
    geoff
    feedback please......

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