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Old 10-06-2014, 08:13 AM   #1
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Noise after tire rotation

I ha ve a 14 Se model, I rotated the tires now it sounds like I'm driving on mud tires. Any suggestions as to why it's doing that?


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Old 10-06-2014, 10:43 PM   #2
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Look for cupping/uneven wear causing the noise now that they're rotated.

Depending what you find, alignment might need to be checked.
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Definite rear alignment issue!! i had the very same thing with my car, get it aligned ASAP or your front tires will meet the same cupping wear fate!!!. The noise will only get worse till you absolutely cant stand it any more!!!
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