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1925 Studebaker Standard 6 wheel problems


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Hello -

I have a '25 Stude Standard Six.

The wheels have the wooden spokes.

When the car gets up to 25 mph it shimmies and shakes like crazy.

Some of this may be in the front end which i am addressing, but I suspect that the majority of the problem is in the wheels themselves.

The axles are fine.

Some of the spokes are loose, and the metal rims seem to be warped/out of true.

I've tightened the spokes as best I can but some of the holes are stripped.

I haven't soaked them yet and will, but I feel they need more serious attention than that.

Can anyone recommend a wheelright or a wheel rebuilder/specialist?

Many Thanks!

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