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My Invacare M91 wants to veer to the right when accelerating

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My Invacare M91 wants to veer to the right when accelerating forward ... to go straight I have to hold the joystick slight too the left to compensate ... it like the right wheel is braking slightly!
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Machinc replied 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Machinc replied 2 years ago.
This can be caused by worn or bad wheel bearings.
Other causes are a loose stem nut on the wheel.
Less likely cause is one of the smaller wheels is Not rotating or turning
Support the chair with the wheel off the floor
and see if it will turn without grabbing or
For safety:
This is something you may want to have professionally

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