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  • Posted in: Automotive Sector

    May I know the reason why It can't start and what are the problems may arise? ------------------------------ Karthick Raja P Institute Of Road Transport Technology Namakkal

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    RE: tires

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    It is even called "Ackerman hop." Front end weight bias does not help on the wear issue. It looks weird but wider tires on front than rear will help wear and handling. ------------------------------ Jerry Alcone Retired Albuquerque NM

  • Posted in: Automotive Sector

    Usually the engine won't start. ------------------------------ Jerry Alcone Retired Albuquerque NM

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    RE: tires

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    Jerry, Without knowing the exact model you drive, the biggest issue with GM suspensions is that they geometry that will lean the inside tire hard into a positive camber when a U-turn or similar turning radius is performed. Go turn your wheels all the way one direction, hold steering wheel, and...

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    RE: tires

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    All you need to do is make a drawing (plan view) of the front two spindles and the rear axle. When turning, all centerlines should intersect (or closely) at the center of the turn. Dick Baugh Retired ME ------Original Message------ Jerry, This is not a modern junk so that your rational applies....

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