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Old 07-17-2019, 03:04 PM   #1
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to balance or not

I wouldn't want a whole lotta shakin goin on as we roll down the road so should I have the new tires balanced. I'm hearing that some people don't bother with any vibration being insignificant.
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Old 07-17-2019, 03:20 PM   #2
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I would get them balanced IMO. It's a personal preference, no right or wrong answer. It's your trailer.
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Old 07-17-2019, 03:20 PM   #3
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Discount Tire rotates and balances my TT and TV tires every 5,000mi at no charge.
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Old 07-17-2019, 03:48 PM   #4
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You balance your car and truck tires. The reason is a smoother ride and the tire/wheel doesn't hammer the bearings. Also, during balancing they might find one that requires too much weight because either the wheel casting or tire is bad.
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Old 07-17-2019, 04:41 PM   #5
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I balance!
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Old 07-17-2019, 05:18 PM   #6
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"Your tires will wear down prematurely when the wheel assembly isn't balanced – and you may be in for some not-so-good vibrations. ... Even a quarter of an ounce of imbalance can put uneven pressure on the treads, causing uneven tread wear and excess heat that shorten the life of the tire."
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Balancing is the way to go!
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Old 07-18-2019, 05:22 AM   #8
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As I thought, balancing is worth it.
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Old 07-18-2019, 07:32 AM   #9
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Vibration equals. Loosening of all those staples screws And nails holding your trailer together
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I had mine balanced
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