Uneven tyre wear.

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  1. Gilly

    Gilly Member
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    I'm going bold on me outside edge! Is this a commen problem with carrying large wfp tanks or is it just 600ltr of water + roundabouts + time is money driving =uneven tyre wear?
     

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  2. BigFoot

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    How often do you do handbrake turns on to customers drives?
     
  3. Luke Barnard

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    Rude-boy!!!!!
     
  4. Gilly

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    The days of handbrake turns and wheel spinning on gravel drives have long gone, I'm just a boring old dad driver now..
     
  5. steve garwood

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    What about your tracking? If you let go of the steering wheel, does the van beer to one side? If it does, the tracking could be out and this will wear the tyres quicker on one side
     
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    Veer to one side I meant! Lol
     
  7. Gilly

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    No tracking is good. The picture attached is of my right rear tyre.
     
  8. spruce

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    What's the inner side look like, is it also warn to a similar degree?

    What's the left tyre look like?

    Had the same rear tyres for 5 years with minimal wear. Just replaced them in December as they were getting down to legal limit. Have had 2 advisories over 2 years at MOT. Citroen Relay swb 1100. 195 70 15 pumped to 60 psi.
     
  9. Iron Giant

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    Outer tyre wear is simply down to locking your wheels round you need to learn to drive properly :p , I suffered the same issues in the past i just get them switched from front to back every 4-5 months at local garage they never used to charge me ;)
     
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    What vehicle is it ?
     
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