My car is making a helicootor sound after switching the tire in rims out on another car bith cars are pontuac grand orixs ones a o2 gt other is a o3 se grandorix

Asked by Mar 07, 2015 at 04:44 AM about the 2003 Pontiac Grand Prix GT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Car the wheels were taken off is a gt 3.8 l  put on a 03 se 3.1 both same size tire n
bolt patter but is is way off balence can tbis ruin anything

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I'd get the new rims balanced first and have the alignment checked. How are the condition on the tires? How are they worn? Those tires wore to the alignment of the other car, yours can be off or different giving you the slapping, helicopter sound.

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