Scalloped tire

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Old 07-19-20, 06:31 AM
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Scalloped tire

Hi All, due to poor front end alignment one of the tires has a scalloped inside edge, had front end alignment and rotated tires , obviously the thumping is still the even the tread on the tire is still good , my question is can this edge be smoothed out to releave some of the thumping?
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Old 07-19-20, 06:37 AM
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They used to true up tires by cutting them down slightly, I don't know if anyone still does that. The tire will somewhat correct itself the more miles you put on it.
 
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Old 07-19-20, 06:41 AM
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Shops quit messing with tires, unless you can still find indy that believes, he may escape liability issues. No siping, no shaving, nothing. Country of litigation took its toll.
 
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Old 07-19-20, 07:07 AM
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Thanks, I have driven about 10K and itís hasnít improved, tire still has good tread so I guess I will live with it for awhile.
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