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what can i do to stop the shaking?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by ozmon420, Jul 8, 2009.

  1. Jul 8, 2009 at 5:26 AM
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    ozmon420

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    just installed tc uca and got truck aligned now i have shaking when i drive it went from bad to worse what do i have to do to get that fixed? im running 285/60/18 w/toytec coilovers set at 2'' will my truck ever run without the shaking?
     
  2. Jul 8, 2009 at 5:53 AM
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    Are you sure everything is tight/torqued?

    Can the shaking be felt in the steering wheel?
     
  3. Jul 8, 2009 at 7:49 AM
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    if its felt in the brake pedal and steering wheel, ur rotors are warped...
     
  4. Jul 8, 2009 at 9:23 AM
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    yes i feel shaking at the steering wheel . i hope everything is torqued properly. no i dont feel it at the brake pedal
     
  5. Jul 8, 2009 at 9:33 AM
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    And all you did was change your UCA's?
     
  6. Jul 8, 2009 at 9:35 AM
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    Sounds like the alignment shop might have screwed up. Did they give you a printout of the before/after alignment specs?
     
  7. Jul 8, 2009 at 9:45 AM
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    just got it aligned couple days ago. when i asked the service tech if i could get a printout of the alignment number he said printer was down. do u know the name of the machine that gives the best balancing, if been tring to look for that thread.
     
  8. Jul 8, 2009 at 9:46 AM
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    as mentioned before, and my last trip to the tire shop messed it up, make sure your wheels are torqued properly. I was getting a shake also at 50+ right after a balance. They over torqued a few of my lug nuts, I loosened them and retorqued, shaking gone.
     
  9. Jul 8, 2009 at 10:00 AM
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    Road force balanced?
     
  10. Jul 8, 2009 at 11:31 AM
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    Yeah...Road force is what you are looking for. But it's unlikely you are out of balance if you haven't changed the tires.

    I'd go back to the shop and show them the shake...Make them fix it. and get that print out.
     
  11. Jul 8, 2009 at 11:33 AM
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    I agree.
     
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