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2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Question: front tires are wearing off one inch of tread on inside of tires



, Mcville, ND, August 15, 2011, 22:55

had ball joints replaced front wheel hubs replaced and alinement done with brand new tires put on after this was done

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, August 16, 2011, 00:12

    If both outer edges of both front tires are worn it would be a sign of excess "toe in" of the wheel alignment. Basically both front tires are going down the road with the front edges looking inward too much. Have a wheel alignment done perhaps the tire shop you have used have not had there equipment calibrated recently. The alignment figures should make it obvious if there is a "toe set" issue, or camber issue.

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    , August 19, 2011, 10:04

    Thanks for the info but i have had two different shops check the alignment they say it is good they cant explain why the tires are wearing the same on both tires

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