Sunday, July 23, 2017

Can worn shocks or struts cause my new tires to wear unevenly?

Tire Cupping
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Absolutely: shocks and struts provide damping force to control tire movement. When the tires move excessively, they develop a “cupping” wear pattern that damages the tire.
Other factors such as incorrect air pressure, worn suspension components or improperly aligned steering also causes uneven tire wear.

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