Originally Posted by 04ram1500
I have a set of Treadwright tires for my truck. When I bought the tires they came with a warning not to use those dynamic balancing products such as the beads. They say to only balance using a static balance products "aka old fashioned weights".
Now they may have changed that recommendation since then, but I would suggest shooting them an e-mail just to be safe.
I did email them and phoebe from treadwright replied:
>We will always recommend Static balancing over any other, as this is the
>way that we pre-balance each tire in the factory. That being said, many of
>our customers have used balance beads with good success. If you were to
>have any issue with the balancing under this method, we would recommend
>that you follow our instructions that were sent with the tires. Good luck!
>Let us know if you have any questions.
So I guess I have the bead option, but if any problem develops, I should try static balancing before contacting treadwright.