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Old 03-24-2010, 09:45 AM
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Hi All,
Newbie here. Just bought a 1998 1500 4x4 5.2L

It is lifted with either a 5" or 6" Super Lift and sits on 35x14.5 Super Swampers TSL ---3 of which are brand new, and 1 is older and a little chewed up on the far edge.

Anyway, driving the truck home last night there was pretty severe wheel hop at 50 mph. Also I noticed that the steering wheel is not centered.

Wondering if it is in need of a wheel alignment, or if the one tire that is not new is what is causing the hop? Or if it has a problem with the suspension?
everything looks level and professionally done.

Any help is appreciated,
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Where is the older tire located? Front? Are they very aggresive tires? Balanced lately?
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