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Re: vibration when turning left?
Are you sure the wheels are balanced well (not just "good 'nuff")? Are
they "high speed" balanced? If so, you might want to have an "on car"
wheel balancing done before you try to change a wheel bearing. Also you
might want to check your tire pressure first.
IMHO, the fact that it occured after getting new tires is a big clue
towards the tires & associated bits. It's possible that the tire was
crushed or has an internal defect that might cause the vibration...
On Tue, 19 May 1998, Elliott Potter wrote:
> I took it in for an alignment right before I got the new tires; they
> said it was perfectly in line. Maybe I'll check it again--an alignment
> is certainly cheaper than a wheel bearing!
> Anyone had a wheel bearing done on a '93 90 FWD? How much does this
> usually run?
> "Never raise your hands to your kids. It leaves your groin
> -- Red Buttons
> Huw Powell wrote:
> > > The tires are a great improvement, but I've noticed that when turning
> > > left at highway speeds, there is a strong vibration from the front end,
> > > especially noticable in the steering wheel.
> > Sounds like a wheel bearing going bad. But could just need an
> > alignment.
> > --
> > Huw Powell
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