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What happens if a tire is put on in the wrong direction of rotation?

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What happens if a tire is put on in the wrong "direction of rotation?"
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Paul M ASE Master replied 6 years ago.

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it can cause a pull so the car won't go straight.


the tread will not perform as intended and may not stick to the road as well especially in the rain.


the tire will also wear out prematurely


if you have a tire going the wrong way I recommend you fix it right away


let me know if you need more help



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