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Old 10-21-2007, 11:58 PM   #1
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when i took off my wheels to lower my car, i found out that my wheels had metal wires coming out.. any ideas?! help!!
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Old 10-22-2007, 12:04 AM   #2
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it's showing cord, means it's time to replace the tires
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You meant your tires had wires sticking out right? Yea that means your tires are long overdue to be changed. All the tread are gone and you should change them asap. After you lower the car, it's recommended to align it.
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Old 10-22-2007, 12:52 AM   #4
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All the tread are gone and you should change them asap.
No daubt. I wouldn't even drive on them at all unless you have to - to go get new tires. All tires showing metal? How many miles are on them and what kind of tires? Same spot on all four? If your car lowered at all now or ever been with the suspension?
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i'm planning on getting tires tomorrow... the car is already lowered. im making it even lower... thanks for the info.
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[B]the car is already lowered. im making it even lower[/B
Make sure you get your camber fixed and alighment.
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