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Cp1205 05-17-2011 09:32 PM

Help!!!
 
today when i was braking at a traffic light out of no where my steering wheel started shaking uncontrollably. i almost lost control. it seems to me like its coming from my front right axle area. i was forced to downshift the whole way home so i wouldnt shake again. its almost like the death wobble when im breaking
any help would be appreciated

neverfastenough1 05-17-2011 09:38 PM

Did your right front brake smell or feel hot? Thats what it does when one of the front brakes is locking up. Check all your bushings and tie-rod ends as well as track bar.

Cp1205 05-17-2011 09:45 PM

yea the break felt hot when i stopped to check out the problem. my tie rod seemed alright, everything else was in check as well. i know a guy that specializes in jeeps so im gonna have him check it out tomorrow

neverfastenough1 05-17-2011 09:56 PM

Right front brakes have been giving everyone problems lately. My problem was the left front, and it was the rubber hose deteriorating on the inside.


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