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Old 04-19-2010, 08:50 PM   #1
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i have a 97 jeep wrangler sport, when i am driving down the road and i get between 60-63 mph my jeep starts shaking very hard, i have to left off the gas or acelorate to get out of the wable. Whats wrong? please help

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sounds like the "Death Wobble" or DW
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i have a 97 jeep wrangler sport, when i am driving down the road and i get between 60-63 mph my jeep starts shaking very hard, i have to left off the gas or acelorate to get out of the wable. Whats wrong? please help
With being able to speed out of it...have your tires CORRECTLY balanced. A good shop can road force balance them correctly. But sadly also most tire monkeys don't know how to or care to do it correctly.
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Check the torque on your lugs. 95-105ftlbs. Will make you shake at the wheel pretty bad if they aren't right. Balance is important too, but torque you can check at home in 2 minutes. Also, could be wheel out of round, bad tire/tires...
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