1998 Volvo V70 Q&A

1998 Volvo V70 Question: steering wheel shakes

my steering wheel shakes whenever I reach speeds 60 mph and above. What is problem? How can I fix it? -
Answer 1
Hello ,, it sounds like the tires are out of balance , or you may have a bent rim.. Any repair shop should be able to balance your tires and tel you if you have a bent rim when they balance them -
Answer 2
Above and beyond what mastertech mentioned, have the shop check that the ball joints and tie rod ends, they are fairly common wear items on this vehicle, and make sure the wheel bearings are OK, they can also cause looseness in the front wheels. -