Chevrolet Lanos (since 2004 release)
1. Car device
2. Recommendations about operation
3. Malfunctions in way
4. Maintenance
5. Engine
6. Transmission
7. Running gear
8. Steering
9. Brake system
10. Electric equipment
11. Body
12. Wheels and tires
12.1. Technical characteristics
12.2. Marking of rims
12.3. Marking of tires
12.4. Replacement of wheels
12.5. Running in of tires
12.6. Storage of tires
12.7. Balancing of wheels
12.8. Antisliding chains
12.9. Spare wheel
12:10. Check of pressure in tires
12:11. Check of a protector of tires
12:12. Check of the gate
12:13. Check of a radial and side beating of disks
13. Purchase of spare parts
14. A trip on HUNDRED
15. Winter operation of the car
16. Preparation for checkup
17. Advice to the beginning mechanic
18. Appendices
19. Schemes of electric equipment


12.7. Balancing of wheels

Balancing of a wheel is carried out for compensation of uneven distribution of weight. At the movement the imbalance has an effect on a type of vibration which is transferred to a steering wheel. Vibration of a steering wheel from an imbalance of wheels is shown in the certain range of speeds and vanishes at decrease or increase in speed. The imbalance of wheels can lead to damages of hinges of a forward suspension bracket, steering and shock-absorbers. Surely it is necessary to balance wheels through 20 000 km of a run of the car or after any repair of tires.

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12.6. Storage of tires
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12.8. Antisliding chains