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LAtteral run out on tires

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by ftn96, Nov 21, 2001.

  1. ftn96

    ftn96 1/2 ton status

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    Will this cause a bad vibration even if the tire and wheel is balanced good?

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    Probably...how much run-out?

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    Observing from the rear it looks like the wheel is wobbling.

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    Front or rear tire? I'd say it sure wouldn't help any...I'd replace the rim.

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    Its the tire. And its on the rear, passenger side


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    So the rim is true but the tire has run-out? I wonder if poor storage could cause that? You would think they would come out of the mold the same each time...

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    They said the belt could have shifted or something to that effect. Anyhow, I swapped it out with the spare and the spare is alot better. So I'll use the wobbly for the spare now.

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