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04 F150 4WD Front Tire wear

 
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Old 03-28-2019, 09:38 PM
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04 F150 4WD Front Tire wear

I need some help here. I had a new set of tires installed Dec. 2017. Had front end aligned right after new install. They had been wearing well up until about 3 months ago. Now they are wearing quickly and badly on the outside edges. I can also hear a rattling under my front end. Any ideas?
 
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Time to replace UCA/LCA bushings. Or just buy the each of the whole arm assembly.
 
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Old 03-28-2019, 10:21 PM
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Actually, take it to the alignment shop and have the whole front end inspected.
 
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Miles, tire size, whhel OEM or aftermarket with dish, roads you drive, lift kit yes or no, a lot needed to even guess.

Only inspection up close by knowledgeable persons will tell.
 
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Do you have pictures that you can share here? How often are you rotating the tires?
 
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the tires should wear even whether they are rotated or not on this model. You've got some suspension problems. Do what glc says.
 
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Tip: Find a shop that will sell you a life time tire alignment and USE IT! Around here they costs less than what two alignments will cost.
 
 


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