How to Perform a Wheel Alignment

Below guide will teach you How to Perform a Wheel Alignment . Please follow the instructions carefully.

Things You’ll Need:

  • Combination Wrench Set
  • Socket and Ratchet Set
  • Channellock Pliers
  • 3/8 in. Drive Ratchet
  • Camber and Alignment Kit

Estimated Costs:

  • DIY Costs: Est. $40.68 parts only
  • Shop Costs: Est. $206.10 parts and labor

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  • Take a small drive to have an idea about wheel alignment.
  • Park the car on alignment rack and observe the first suspension components for any visible damage. If required, repair it first.
  • Take help from the manufacturer’s specifications; enter the specifications’ details into the alignment machine to ensure proper alignment.
  • Fix alignment heads on the wheels to be aligned. Make sure that the heads are properly centered and leveled on the wheels.
  • Align the vehicle.
  • Take a small drive and see if the wheels have got the right alignment.

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