Problem with front end - Subaru WRX Forum
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post #1 of 1 Old 08-05-2008, 08:42 PM Thread Starter
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Problem with front end

Just recently I have replaced my front brakes and wheels and tires. I went with 17 x 7.5 rotas with 225/45/17 Nitto Invos. I had been running on the stock potenzas and they were pretty bare and the belts were shot. My main problem was that I thought all of the rumbling up front was from the crappy stocks. Turns out after I got my tires mounted/balanced and got an alignment, it still feels like they are shaking a bit. The wheel is not shaking enough so that it is easy to tell but it is definetely there.

The other problem accompanying this is a whine from up front which changes characteristics by the day. One day it is a low hum which I thought was from the harder invos (even though they are supposed to be quiet) and on other days I have gotten the jet engine whine. So I am having a tough time trying to figure it out.

I guess I should mention that the car is an 04 rexwagon with about 26000 miles.

Any thoughts?
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