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I dont know if its in my head or not, but it seems like the bump steer on this car is getting stronger.


It almost feels like the rear end is laterally shifting sometimes, and I talking on the relatively smooth roads......rough roads is a full time job to keep the car from swerving around. :panic:

Ive checked for another loose, no broken braces, or supports, suspension is on right......what could this be? Or, is it most likely me noticing every flaw of the car, because while I love the car, Im not "In love" with it anymore.(Flame suit on)
 

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When's the last time your alignment was checked? Tire pressures all OK? Same type and age of tires front and rear (I witnessed your problem on an MR2 long ago, when I mixed different brands of tires front/rear).
 

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When's the last time your alignment was checked? Tire pressures all OK? Same type and age of tires front and rear (I witnessed your problem on an MR2 long ago, when I mixed different brands of tires front/rear).
Tires are different front to back, and both are getting to the point of replacement....I may just bite the bullet and get a full alignment + tires done. Ive never had a car shift around this much on me though.
 

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When I had brand new R888s on and higher pressures, I noticed more lateral movement on a bumpy freeway. Disappeared over time, also I think I lowered the pressure a couple PSI but not sure if that had any role.

I just assumed it was due to new, greasy tires. Maybe try the new tires first (let them break in), and if it's still doing it, go with a full alignment.

Although, if you haven't had a full alignment, you should do one anyways.
 
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