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post #1 of 3 Old 04-24-2014, 02:23 PM Thread Starter
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Tire Cupping

What causes tire cupping,, my front drivers side has gotten really bad and its noisy as heck.. bad shocks ?

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post #2 of 3 Old 04-24-2014, 09:12 PM
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A bad shock, wheel out of balance, worn tie rod ends. It's likely started by not keeping your tires balanced IMO.

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post #3 of 3 Old 04-24-2014, 10:33 PM
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ball joints as well. you real need to rotate tires on a jeep. even IF everything is solid. I do mine every 3000 to 3500.

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