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How many wheel weights are too many?


…to be some unavoidable weight imbalances during the manufacturing process. How many wheel weights are too many? While there is no industry standard, the general consensus of what is too much weight is when it takes more than 1% of the assembly weight to bring it into balance. Let's take a test example…

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What is the story with wheel weights?


…was important! Why move away from rim weights to stick-on? The stick-on weight can be more precisely located and give a 3-dimensional balance a bit more precision. With more advanced road force balancers, placement can be more precise as well. Rim clamp weights risk damaging the bead and can cause leaks…

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Wheel Tech - Road Wheel Weights Can Affect Your Vehicle's Show...& Go!


…classic designs has evolved from racing wheels, their form follows function. This means that their basic design helps the engineer balance style, strength and weight. On the other hand, there are also fashion wheels which, like clothing, tend to change their look with the seasons. And with many of…

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…-Wheel Drive & All-Wheel Drive Vehicles Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Coin Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Tire Gauge Mixing Tires Mounting & Balancing North American Load & Pressure Markings Original Equipment (OE) Tires Original Equipment Tire Designations P-Metric & Euro-Metric Tire Sizing Plus…

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Tire Tech Information - The Influence of Altitude Changes on Tire Pressure


…-Wheel Drive & All-Wheel Drive Vehicles Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Coin Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Tire Gauge Mixing Tires Mounting & Balancing North American Load & Pressure Markings Original Equipment (OE) Tires Original Equipment Tire Designations P-Metric & Euro-Metric Tire Sizing Plus…

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Smooth Operator


…hopefully using as little weight as possible to balance the package. Now i know what you're saying. "I scrubbed that dot off months ago, how am i going to force variation balance my wheels!?" Don't worry my fellow detailing nuts there is hope. Companies like Hunter who make balancing equipment are into this…

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(PDF Document: tr_ownersmanual.pdf)


…vehicle is equipped with drum brakes and if the drum's outer flange or balance weights protrude farther out than the center of the drum, verify that the wheel seats on the hub are not against the drum's outer flange or balance weights. If you have any questions, contact your sales specialist or Tire Rack's…

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Tire Tech Information - Tire & Wheel Package Ride Uniformity Confirmation


…and help to eliminate vibration problems. The Hunter GSP9700 Road Force measurement balancer road tests the mounted tire and wheel to effectively measure the uniformity of both and greatly reduce the amount of weights required to provide the smoothest possible ride. Smooth-rolling tires and wheels can…

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New Lightweight Track Wheel Available for Miata

New Lightweight Track Wheel Available for Miata


…vehicle for autocross and track use than the Mazda Miata. The Miata has been well supported in the aftermarket for years due to its light weight, great balance and playful driving spirit. While there are no shortage of 4x100 bolt pattern wheels available for the Miata, there's a new cost-effective and…

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Buying Winter / Snow Tires and Wheels Can Save You Money

Buying Winter / Snow Tires and Wheels Can Save You Money


…Snow Tire & Wheel Package, you will receive the following at no additional charge: * Free scratchless mounting * Free Hunter Road Force balancing using non-lead weights * All necessary hardware (lugs, center caps, centering lugs, etc.) per application * TPMS sensors that are purchased as part of the package…

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Wheel Tech - Tire & Wheel Package Ride Quality Confirmation


…and help to eliminate vibration problems. The Hunter GSP9700 Road Force measurement balancer road tests the mounted tire and wheel to effectively measure the uniformity of both and greatly reduce the amount of weights required to provide the smoothest possible ride. Smooth-rolling tires and wheels can…

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Wheel Tech - How to Install Your Tire & Wheel Package


…vehicle is equipped with drum brakes and if the drum's outer flange or balance weights protrude further out than the center of the drum, verify that the wheel seats on the hub are not against the drum's outer flange or balance weights. If you have any questions, contact your sales specialist or Tire Rack's…

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