somebody replaced my wheel with a Honda accord wheel right size tire but wrong wheel now it is wobbling real bad at all speeds wheel is shaking and I hear a rattling sound coming from the tire almost like its going to fall off what is wrong with it? will it go away if I put the original wheel back on?
wheel replaced with Honda wheel and now wobbling at all speeds with rattling?? on 1999 Nissan Altima
by clueless87 in Anderson, MO on March 12, 2014
2 answers 5 comments
ANSWER by pushrod , March 12, 2014
Definitely get the right wheel back on the car as quick as you can, if not before!! In fact before it is driven again!!! Make sure wheel studs/lug nuts are not damaged! Dont risk it!!!!
Ok I put the Nissan wheel back on and it's a lot better but still shakes the steering wheel. And seems to do more so the more I drive it. It wobbles real when i I make a sharp right turn. Rotar?
COMMENT by pushrod , March 14, 2014
Have a 'mechanic' check it out and test drive it if necessary!! Possible hub bearing or cv joint but get it checked out before something lets go!!!
ANSWER by globalhelper , March 13, 2014
you have a nissan why a honda wheel?
Cause I wish i had a Honda
COMMENT by ziptie12 , March 13, 2014
Work on hondas , glad I have a Toyota! 324K & still original eng & trans....Jus-sayin........but as pushrod said I would also STRESS the importance of CAREFULLY inspecting the hub and studs!!! replace if any doubt , before you have a wheel flying off at 70 MPH!!
when I went to get the original wheel back on the place I took it to didn't say anything to me about seeing anything when he swith the wheels. it drove a lot better once I did that just minor shaking of the wheel. then the futher I drove it back home it kept getting bad again. at one point I believe that something came off of the car and came up and hit my drivers side window I could be mistaken. when all this happened I was making a sharp u turn and heard a loud cracking noise from towards the wheel well but didn't think I did any damage til now 3 months later. will someone please help me figure this out and let me know if its going to cost me out the wazoo