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At around 25 0r 30 mph my truck starts shaking really bad. almost like my tires are turning in and out. what could cause this?

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Check to see if you do not hava a buckled wheel or a badly loose wheel bearing. Jack up the front wheels and spin and shake them. There should not be any play or wheels running out of true.
Have the whole front suspension checked out, it could be any one or a number of things contributing to the shaking.

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Look closely for "cupping" on the tire tread. You can feel it if you run your hand slowely over the tread of the tire, as it's like wedges, and not a smooth surface.

Posted on Apr 08, 2011

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