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Front wheel/Steering wheel shudder..... 


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Posted: Sat Aug 20, 2005 12:37 pm 
Parts Gopher

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Just had new front & back pads put on and discs machined. High speed braking makes my steering wheel shudder like its going to fall off!

Rang the mechanic and he said I'd have to bring it back and he would have to re-machine the wheels.

Is it possible that the discs could be warped? It feels like it

Hope someone can shed some light here!



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Posted: Sat Aug 20, 2005 9:10 pm 
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could be your rotors but if you've had them machined it shouldnt be the case.

wheel bearings might need adjusting??
check tie rod ends arent flogged out

anything that is around that area
Posted: Sun Aug 21, 2005 10:34 pm 
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Warped rotors
Loose wheel bearings
worn or loose tie rods (inner or outer)



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Posted: Sun Aug 21, 2005 10:53 pm 
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by high speeds do u mean at about 110km/h??? prob warped rotors i reckon...



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