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dutch celi
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st. louis
Mar 24, 5:12pm - #134117 
bad vibrations?

i dont know if ne1 else has had this problem but when i hit around 70+ then the car starts vibrating and its kinda worrisome. i've had and alignment done just a few weeks ago and it didnt fix it at all. i do need new front tires but i dont know if that would affect the vibrations that badly. im wondering if it might b something with the shocks, springs or something. i'm just looking 4 a little feedback on what you guys thing might b the cause of the vibrations b4 i spend $$$$$ on going 2 a shop and letting them take the car 4 god knows how long. so any advise on what i could check on would be greatly appreciated.

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Evan
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Mar 24, 5:25pm - #134118 
might need your wheels balanced.


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RevMonster
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Mar 24, 5:28pm - #134119 
I'm pickin' up good vibrations
She's giving me excitations
I'm pickin' up good vibrations
(oom bop bop good vibrations)
She's giving me excitations
(oom bop bop excitations)
Good good good good vibrations...



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Mar 24, 5:29pm - #134120 
Originally Posted by RevMonster
I'm pickin' up good vibrations
She's giving me excitations
I'm pickin' up good vibrations
(oom bop bop good vibrations)
She's giving me excitations
(oom bop bop excitations)
Good good good good vibrations...



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eric_h
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Mar 24, 6:39pm - #134121 
do you have aftermarket rims??? if you do go here i have the same problem. www.justforwheels.com


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silverOOgts
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DSM, IA
Mar 24, 7:19pm - #134122 
yup toyota said, we cant fix it because the speed limit is 65 and thats all they can test drive at, yeah right! anyway, a local trusted tire shop said their balencing machine spins at like 55 mph. so if i dont really feel anything in the wheel at that speed, it is probably improper toe of the front end. beats me, ill wait till i lower it to get an allignment. anyway mine doesnt vibrate till 80-85mph


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dutch celi
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st. louis
Mar 24, 8:00pm - #134123 
at the moment im completely stock cept the antenna, anyway i degress. figures they dont test at higher speeds i guess ill have a shop look at the toein on the front when i get new tires on in a cpl wks and hope that fixes it if not i guess itll b time 2 start moddin the suspension with some sway bars and stuff. if any1 has any other suggestions please let me hear em and thnx 4 the info so far

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Mar 24, 8:33pm - #134124 
My car rides nice a smooth all the way to 110mph (as far as I have taken her)
but i dont have any wheels and its not lowered either.


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St.George, UT
Mar 24, 9:04pm - #134125 
mine was fine with my stock 15's but when i put the 17's on and even had them balanced it still does it. but i got my centrix rings on the way


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