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Bostondan77 11-24-2012 06:54 PM

new overland rims question
 
hey guys idn if this is already on here but i just put on new overland rims and tires and im hearing some increased road noise and a slight diffrence in the vibration around 20 miles an hour any advice? im thinking is can be and alignment issue???? please help!

Bostondan77 11-24-2012 07:01 PM

Re: new overland rims question
 
btw i went from 17 to 20sand factory tire size for the overland rims

Bostondan77 11-24-2012 08:38 PM

Re: new overland rims question
 
34 views and no one can help! please help!

Alaska-HWY JK 11-24-2012 08:53 PM

Re: new overland rims question
 
If you went from OEM 17s to OEM 20s it's probably a balance issue not alignment. What type of tires did you get put on?

Bostondan77 11-24-2012 09:31 PM

Re: new overland rims question
 
Attoro however you spell it, 265/50r20....

Bostondan77 11-24-2012 09:35 PM

Re: new overland rims question
 
atturo sorry

ColdCase 11-24-2012 10:45 PM

Re: new overland rims question
 
Double check that the lug nuts are tight. Different tires sound different. Vibrations is much more likely tire balance or defects in tire/wheel than alignment. Sometimes it takes a tire shop a couple tries to get it right, especially if the tire is a little off.

Not many discussions/reviews of the tire, but they seem to ride smoothly and are a bit more noisy than most summer tires.

Bostondan77 11-24-2012 11:14 PM

Re: new overland rims question
 
they are a little noisy im only noticing a little vibrations at 20 mph, im gonna have someone look at balance and lug nuts on monday.... if it only happens at 20 then goes away you think that is balancing? ty for your help

ColdCase 11-25-2012 12:28 AM

Re: new overland rims question
 
Probably more of a tire belt issue, but a tire expert needs to take a look. Tire pressure should be OK because you are not getting a warning indicator. Do they vibrate at 20mph only when cold or after its been sitting for a few hours, or is it at anytime you are near 20 mph?

Bostondan77 11-25-2012 12:31 AM

Re: new overland rims question
 
tire belt??? everytime it hit 2o when im slowing down... to a stop im thinking it may be a balance issue.....

ColdCase 11-25-2012 09:17 AM

Re: new overland rims question
 
A miss assembled tire belt is a tire defect that could be the issue. Are you applying the brake when you feel the vibration, or do you feel the vibration regardless of using the brake?

Nothing wrong with double checking balance. Ask them to double check run out too.

Bostondan77 11-25-2012 09:26 AM

Re: new overland rims question
 
Ok I only feel it when I'm hitting the point of 20 to b honest I think it may be the shift point, the balance and the fact that I had alot more rubber on my 17s could I just be feeling the road more, the vibrations are subtle nothing serious shaking

My gf says it's all in my head.... She drove it before and she has said that before :)


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