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car pulling left after tire install

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So Just got a set of conti DWS put on for winter. I noticed that when ever I'm on the gas the car pulls to the driver side, as soon as I let off It corrects itself and drives straight as an arrow. The car drive straight as can be when coasting but as soon as I give it gas it goes left, The higher the speed and harder I give it gas the worse it is. What could be causing this?
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If it's not alignment or balance it's tire runout. Runout on a bad tire will produce pull through lateral forces.
You can check it by a Road force balance with Straight-track. It detects runout/bad tires vs. bad wheels and will attempt to offset your runout or minimize it. Of course you should also replace the tire if it's really bad.
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