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tyre rotation

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by rOb_A, Dec 30, 2010.

  1. rOb_A

    rOb_A Active Member

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    am ok to rotate the front and back tyres?
    i have a noise that comes in at around 70mph. Audi dealer thinks it possibly alignment as i have uneven tyre wear. the car was service in early december with the same uneven wear but the noise was not present then. a front wheel bearing has been replaced today under warranty but i think something else is still wrong. thank in advance :thumbsup:
     
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    I would say it's fine for you to rotate your tyres. They go round everytime you drive anyway.
     
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    ok..ok i mean change the front tyres for the back ones :faint: will this cause any issues?
     
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    wont be any probs changeing them around
    have you had the alignmen checked ?
     
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    yep it was done after the last service in early december but not by Audi. what you think?
     
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    and was the aglinment ok ?
     
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    it had to be re-aligned. does this help?
     
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    depends if the tyre wear has got worse since being re-aligned? (i.e is it still wearing unevenly?)
     
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    no increase in the alignment score of 4:4:3 this any help??
     

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