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Old 09-06-2012, 06:01 PM   #1
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Tire Situation

I'm new to the forum as well as owning a Jeep. I've had mine all of 2 days and I just noticed this. I don't think I ran over anything but I didn't notice it until today due to some vibrations/wobble feeling.

Any ideas what did this?
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Old 09-06-2012, 06:09 PM   #2
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Whoa!

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Old 09-06-2012, 06:13 PM   #3
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Tire separation. Do not drive it like that, the tire will blow.
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Old 09-06-2012, 06:15 PM   #4
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a belt broke in the tire.
have you other tires checked also for condition and age.
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Old 09-06-2012, 06:26 PM   #5
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Thanks. The rest look fine but low on tread. I knew it was about time but this made it easy on me.

So who has the best deal on some 31x10.5x15's?
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Old 09-06-2012, 07:33 PM   #6
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Be sure to have your front-end's toe-in checked and adjusted when you get new tires. Tire damage like that is often caused by a bad toe-in adjustment.
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Old 09-06-2012, 07:37 PM   #7
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Thanks for all the quick responses. Been checking this place out a few weeks and have learned a bunch. Already bed lined the flares.
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Thanks. The rest look fine but low on tread. I knew it was about time but this made it easy on me.

So who has the best deal on some 31x10.5x15's?
Tire Rack has a fairly decent selection of AT tires and SOME off-road varieties.
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check the tire codes on the sidewall to see what the mfg year is. They may just be old.

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