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Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2007 4:32 pm 
Oompa Loompa

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Gday dudes,

just wandering if any1 can shed a bit of light on my dilema.
my car has been parked without moving for a few months and now when you go over 100ks the steering gets real wobbly.
ive been told it could be the tyres balance, b ut i think it might be sumthing to do with the suspension.
Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2007 4:43 pm 
Getting Side Ways

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wheels need balancing..... might as well do a wheel alignment too.

If it still does it then the tyres might be shagged
Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2007 4:53 pm 
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what happens when u hit the brakes at 100k's?



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Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2007 4:58 pm 
Parts Gopher

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If the car was sitting for a few months without moving, your tyres may have developed minor flat spots..



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Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2007 6:10 pm 
Getting Side Ways
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As stated above. If it was fine before storing for a few months it would be flat spots on the tyres. If its still there after a few days of driving have the wheels balanced.
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