View Full Version : tire wobble??
03-05-2006, 12:56 AM
my buddy hasa 98 dodge 1/2 ton with 35x12.5 bfg ats... drives perfect .... we put my 38x12.5 TSl's on and he cant go over 40 km because it feels like the hole front end is gunna break right outa the truck.. the tires wobble soo bad when u hang out the window n look.. any ideas of wuts causeing this to happen? and wut needs to be replaced? [cheers]
03-05-2006, 03:15 AM
03-05-2006, 03:37 AM
swampers out of round? not warmed up yet? rim bent?
03-05-2006, 07:03 AM
yoiu got eggs or the tires are bais and yiou have warm the up[cheers]
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03-05-2006, 07:45 AM
yup warm em up 10- 15 min @30 -40 km
mine used to do the same every mornin till at least the freeway
but oem ifs parts dont like big tires
03-05-2006, 07:47 AM
sounds like out of round tires, and/or bent rims
03-05-2006, 01:32 PM
the tires HAVE been sitting on my truck for 6months... soo im guessing it must be the roundness factor then.. thanks. they are bias[cheers] wont be anything like tierods would it or balljoints?
03-05-2006, 05:23 PM
yeh you said there bais tire and sitting around for 6 months there eggs
run them and warm them up [cheers]
03-06-2006, 09:46 PM
Hes got a bad case of the death wobble!
every morning the boggers are bumpy for about the first 10k..then smooth as butter....what id do for radials sometimes
03-07-2006, 04:57 PM
if i take the tsls off for a month or so and let em sit on there sidewalls .. will they fix emselves? even a lil bit? cause theyve been sitting with about 6lbs of aire in em for a good 6months
03-07-2006, 05:05 PM
I have a bit of wobble at 130 km hr.
03-07-2006, 05:45 PM
03-07-2006, 06:00 PM
   [cheers]
03-07-2006, 06:34 PM
My bias bald swampers do the same thing till I drive about 10-15 km's regardless or air pressure
03-07-2006, 07:26 PM
ohk thanks guys..[cheers]
03-08-2006, 12:03 AM
probly wouldn't hurt to check the front end over though
03-22-2006, 09:20 PM
steering stabilzer(s) help the death wooooble factor quite a bit
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