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Unread 11-21-2013, 10:56 PM   #1
2000jwj
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Steering wheel shakes

I've been having a shake when I go 50 mph and up. I just put a couple new tie rods on. Just had a set if ball joints put in. I got a alignment and my tires rotated.

I still have a shake but now it's only between the speeds of 45 and 55 mph. The shake seems to be different too it feels different than it did before. Any ideas?

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Unread 11-21-2013, 11:00 PM   #2
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Out of balance tire or out of round is a good start. You should get them balanced and checked.
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Unread 11-22-2013, 06:17 AM   #3
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Okay I'll have that done
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Unread 11-22-2013, 06:52 AM   #4
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You know, it is funny but every Jeep I have ever lifted has had a shake between those speeds. Go slower, no problem. Go faster than 55 and it is fine as well. Typically it ends up being a TRE or loose trackbar being the culprit but I find it odd that it only seemd to happen in that speed range. Long story short: Check your front end components.
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Unread 11-22-2013, 07:51 AM   #5
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Okay I'll do that also. I have a feeling it's something I missed. I have mud terrains also.

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Unread 11-22-2013, 09:20 AM   #6
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Interesting. Mine did the same thing at those speeds, for me it was warped rotors though.
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Unread 11-22-2013, 10:05 AM   #7
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I put new brakes and rotors on jus about a year ago. They looked good when I put the ball joints in.
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Unread 11-22-2013, 11:58 PM   #8
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So I solved my problem it was my tires. I had them balanced today and they were pretty off. The shaking went away. Thanks for the help!!
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Unread 11-23-2013, 02:16 PM   #9
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Glad to be of service.
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