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Old 08-04-2012, 08:47 PM   #1
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Tires and Suspension

Hello, I am a new Jeep owner and first post to the forum. Question, we purchased a 2007 Jeep Wrangler X with 3 inch lift and LT285/75/r16 off road tires. Our Jeep is a toy for my wife and will never be off roaded. The steering is a little touchy. If we trade out the off road tires for street tires, will this help? Any guideance would be appreciated. Thanks in advance.
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Old 07-20-2013, 06:08 PM   #2
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YOu should check all of your steering linkage and setup. The previous owner whom lifted said vehicle may not have re-torqued everything to spec. Check for play in the tie rod ends before you buy expensive tires man

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Old 07-20-2013, 06:27 PM   #3
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Got any pictures? 3" will cause wandering if the caster is not fixed. It's a good idea to have the alignment checked.

Here is a cheap option that will fix you right up.
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