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What to do in a wobble

When driving at a fairly high speed, the front wheel can suddenly begin to wobble or shake from side to side. The only thing you can do in a wobble is to drive it out as follows:

  1. Firmly grip the handlebars. Do not try to fight the wobble.
  2. Gradually close the throttle and let the vehicle slow down. Do not apply the brakes; it could make the wobble worse. Never accelerate.
  3. Pull off the road as soon as you can stop.
  4. If you are carrying a heavy load, distribute it more evenly. If you are at a gas station or have a tire gauge, check your tire pressure.