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cupped tires??

I had a vibration in the frontof my 98 ranger 4x4 , thought it was that the tires needed balanced, got them bal and rotated now thw vib is in the back. The shop said the tires were "cupped" ? they still have good tread? Anybody heard of this? and if yes what the cause?

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ive had some that have cupped. it will vibrate the crap out of a vehicle. basically its due to not rotating them enough.
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whats cupped mean?
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lack of rotation, worn or loose parts, mostly bad shocks.
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Had same problem.It was bad shocks and alignment.
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