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Unread 09-02-2011, 02:10 PM   #1
ELMSTWELD
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just put a 23 t-bucket together.runs great.problem is at about 63mph it shakes real bad,been chasing it with toe in, toe out, panard bar in the front.tilting king pins back,all to no aval.tires have been balanced.im out of ideas,any help or suggestions would be apreciated. tom at elm
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Unread 09-02-2011, 07:01 PM   #2
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What brand and size ties are you using on the front? I hope they are not NANKING 145SR15!!!
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Unread 09-03-2011, 07:30 PM   #3
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What type steering box are you using? If a reversed Corvair, make sure it's centered with the wheels straight ahead and it has no play.
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Unread 09-22-2011, 05:21 PM   #4
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1/8 in TOE OUT solved my shimmy problem.
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Unread 09-23-2011, 08:12 AM   #5
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There is a steering dampener avalabale that helps. Also what kind shocks do you use.
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Unread 09-23-2011, 05:06 PM   #6
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It may not be in the front end.
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Unread 09-29-2011, 01:52 PM   #7
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Out-of round tires , either frt or rear will cause this , big rear tires that are non-radial & nylon are especially bad.

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