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The Cars => 1969-1970 Shelby GT350/500 => Topic started by: 1969shelbygt350 on August 05, 2018, 01:27:23 PM

Title: Unstable front end. Pulls to the right
Post by: 1969shelbygt350 on August 05, 2018, 01:27:23 PM
Advise on this issue.

Front end little loose and it pulls to the right with speed over 40!

Thx
Title: Re: Unstable front end. Pulls to the right
Post by: papa scoops on August 05, 2018, 02:53:56 PM
alignment or most likely a bad tire. try rotating ft tires side to side. (unless there directional) phred
Title: Re: Unstable front end. Pulls to the right
Post by: 1969shelbygt350 on August 05, 2018, 03:14:28 PM
Thx let me go and rotate the tires
Title: Re: Unstable front end. Pulls to the right
Post by: Bill on August 06, 2018, 06:20:39 AM
Advise on this issue.

Front end little loose and it pulls to the right with speed over 40!

Thx

If the car was mine, I'd have a competent mechanic look at the suspension components for wear or worn out items. Regardless of mileage on the car and components, things wear out with age. Next, I'd be looking at your tires, is there any uneven wear on them? How old are they? Finally, I'd want my front end alignment checked and possibly redone.

All basics and common sense when driving an old car. Hope you find this helpful.

Bill
Title: Re: Unstable front end. Pulls to the right
Post by: 1969shelbygt350 on August 06, 2018, 11:09:02 AM
Hi Bill,

I rotated one side of the car last night! It was so HOT and I couldn’t go any further to the other side. Will do it in several days. I was recommend my several members here to get it aligns. I have one of those old Goodyear tires. I looked at them last night and seen no worn out spots!

Thx for helping and suggestions guys!