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    A cure for steering wheel vibration

    I think I've stumbled upon a cure for wheel balancing problems. My steering wheel vibrates very slightly at 110 km/h, something which I'm sure will annoy any of you.

    After checking the tire pressure using my trusted gauge, I went on a drive which has long stretch of clear, almost empty, road. I pushed the car up to 240 km/h whilst observing safety conditions.

    Surprisingly, the wheel vibration has completely gone

    There is no need to perform a wheel balance anymore. Has anyone had a similar experience?

    Re: A cure for steering wheel vibration

    If you had not driven the car for a while it may have developed flat spots in the tires which resulted in wheel vibration at 110 km/h. When you drove the car on a long stretch of road at 240 km/h the tires may have warmed up more and with a much higher rotational speed managed to make the tires completely round again and naturally remove the flat spots.

     
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