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Wheel Balance Weights

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Drogers, Jul 11, 2010.

  1. Jul 11, 2010 at 6:49 PM
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    Drogers

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    Does anyone know how to move your wheel balance weights to the inside of the wheel? I've never removed these things before and don't want to screw anything up.

    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. Jul 11, 2010 at 6:54 PM
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    Brunes

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    You can't just move them. You need to get the wheels rebalanced with the static setting in order to get the right weights in the right place on the inner lip of the wheel.
     
  3. Jul 11, 2010 at 6:55 PM
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    ^ what he said plus the weights that go inside or on the lip are different kinds
     
  4. Jul 11, 2010 at 6:55 PM
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    x2....best to get a tire shop to do it....that way they are in the right spot on the wheel. you cant guess where they need to be balanced at.
     
  5. Jul 11, 2010 at 7:04 PM
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    Have your tires re-balanced and the weights put on the inside. You just can't move them. I have all my wheels balanced with the weights on the inside
     
  6. Jul 11, 2010 at 7:08 PM
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    I've Had Wheels That Wouldn't Balance Without Some Weights on The OutSide of Rim.
    Don't Know Why. Same Wheels / Same Results / Multiple Shops
    Even Though I Requested Them on the Inside
     
  7. Jul 11, 2010 at 7:08 PM
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    ^ your lucky. my tires have to be run probably 5 to 6 times with weights inside and lip in order to get them balanced properly
     
  8. Jul 11, 2010 at 7:19 PM
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    Drogers

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    Thanks for the help!
     
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