Suspension, Brakes and Tires Discussion, Shimmy? in Item Specific Cadillac Discussion; I get a severe shake in my stering wheel when i brake at speeds over 50mph, what causes this? It ...
- 04-18-06 06:52 PM #1Cadillac Owners Member
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Shimmy?I get a severe shake in my stering wheel when i brake at speeds over 50mph, what causes this? It started about a week ago when i changed my wheels and tires for the summer.
- 04-21-06 08:07 AM #2Cadillac Owners Fanatic
- Automobile(s): SRX V8 RWD 2004
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- Pasadena Maryland
Try balancing the front tires and see if it goes away.
- 04-22-06 11:01 PM #3
thats where i run into a problem cause the wheels i put on are a spinning wheel and they are VERY difficult to balance (so i have been told). It is a kit so the spinner can come off but then if you just balance the wheel without the spinner wont that kind of defeat the purpose?
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