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Road force balance!

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by mrlooney88, Sep 23, 2011.

  1. Sep 23, 2011 at 6:13 AM
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    mrlooney88

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    I'm getting ready to install my new dc2's and was wondering if I should do the rfb on them to start with or if a regular balance will be ok. I'm putting 265/70/16 nitto terra grapplers on them. Any suggestions?
     
  2. Sep 23, 2011 at 6:27 AM
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    ummm yeah
    RFB always wins.!
     
  3. Sep 23, 2011 at 8:07 AM
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    LUSETACO

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    Yes, but is more expensive. I only had one tire that was road force balanced. The rest balanced fine the old fashioned way. .02
     
  4. Sep 23, 2011 at 8:09 AM
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    So you paid for 2 balancing sessions ?
     
  5. Sep 23, 2011 at 8:10 AM
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    I just has regular balance done when I installed my Nittos. On my wife's car we had an issue where it would not balance after several tries, so we did the road force. It ended being a bent rim, so the the road force was the only way to get it balanced. I would say with new DC2s and Nittos regular balance should be fine. (Unless you have the extra money to make sure it is well balanced.)
     
  6. Sep 23, 2011 at 8:19 AM
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    No, had to go to a second shop that had a road force balancer to do the stuborn tire.
     
  7. Sep 23, 2011 at 10:10 AM
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    So you got one balancing done for free ?
     
  8. Sep 23, 2011 at 12:12 PM
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    Yeah, I told them I'm not paying for it so I only got charged for 3. So 3 tires for $8 each and 1 road force balanced tire for $22 at another shop.
     
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