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Steering shaking #714277
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Just put a set of alloys on my golf ,and the steering has started shaking when going over 60. would this be the balancing on the wheels that cause this. As this didnt happen when i had standard wheels on.and sometimes the brakes shudder even tho there fairly new all around.


What would be the cost to get these balanced?

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almost certainly down to wheel balance are wheels and tyres new or second hand .
most places will balance wheels quite cheaply


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Tyre guys wallasey, does them 5 per wheel


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Originally Posted by BurgerChips
Tyre guys wallasey, does them 5 per wheel

think thats about the norm


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Yeah the wheels are great fairly new tyres on them all with no damage to wheels , so ill go dwn the road of getting them balanced qnd see how i get on. Thanks for advice

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my wife phoned me from new brighton last week and said the car was making a funny noise coming from the front passenger side told her it sounded like the wheel bearing .she phoned me 10 mins later as the wheel had fell off bottom of manor road wallasey.so i wont give advice but it sounds like the wheel balance lol


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