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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-30-2008, 02:24 AM Thread Starter
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spare tire pain in the a$$

Hey boys and girls, my spare tire pulley keeps loosening and the tire swings a touch and squeaks when I turn. Anyone had this problem and is there a suggestion to keep the pulley tight? Very minor but when you drive 150 miles a day, gets annoying.
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My only recommendation, if you can't keep the pulley tight, is to jam some sort of foam or something between the tire and the body to keep it from moving around as much. Just my $.02.


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Just drive it through a big mud hole and when the mud dries it will prevent the spare tire winch thing from loosening.... Ever!

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LOL...thanks for the consise suggestion Sebastion.
I actually had to resist the urge to go hammering through some mud holes the other day because I was on my way to see a client.....the wheel twitched toward the holes though
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