When you reach a high speed and let off the gas and brake, rear of car wobbles. What could this be?

Asked by Sep 21, 2015 at 10:03 PM about the 1969 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Warped rotor or loose wheel or a bad bearing

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driveshaft / u joints too.

Thanks for the help. Will check today and let you know which of your responses fixed the problem.

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Trailing arm bushings... as a matter of fact, check ALL the rear bushings. Warped rotor would cause vibration, and bad bearing would cause grinding noise... not wobble. Hope this helped!

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Tire treads letting lose? I had this problem even though the tread was nearly appearing non used. Age of the tire, hitting pot holes or other object, curb bumping, or just a bad tire. Have it all checked. Bearings will grind, rotors will cause a vibration especially when applying the brakes as joeybear1961 said. Trailing arms could be the issue also. bent wheel? balance? The rear end also needs alignment sometimes.

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