Bad Wobble?

Asked by Mar 16, 2016 at 12:47 PM about the 2010 Ford Focus SES

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

So When I accelerate faster than normal. example: getting on the freeway. around 30-40 mph I get a bad wobble like a tire is about to fall off. Then it goes away once I am past that speed.

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It could be a few things, but I would start with an alignment and wheel balancing at a tire shop. They can also take a look and see if their is a drive axle or steering issue but most likely something small like a wheel just out of balance. Best of luck!

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Also check the lug nuts to see if they are torqued down.

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