Welcome to the North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club Tuesday September 27, 2016
Home Forums WikiNASIOC Products Store Modifications Upgrade Garage
NASIOC
Go Back   NASIOC > NASIOC Subaru Models > Impreza Forum

Welcome to NASIOC - The world's largest online community for Subaru enthusiasts!
Welcome to the NASIOC.com Subaru forum.

You are currently viewing our forum as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community, free of charge, you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is free, fast and simple, so please join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads. 
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-26-2009, 05:04 PM   #1
Imprezzedwitsubies
Scooby Newbie
 
Member#: 216116
Join Date: Jul 2009
Chapter/Region: South East
Location: Tampa, FL
Vehicle:
2015 BRZ Limited
14' Triumph America

Default 09 Subaru Impreza Alignment Problem

I just bought the car in July, and exactly 2 months later it needed and alignment so I had it done under warranty. They corrected a rear-toe problem. A couple of weeks ago I noticed the car pulling to the right again and I call the service department today (I've been crazy busy lately) and first they ask me if the car was pulling or drifting, then they tell me that the roads are designed to make your car drift to the right so that if you're sleeping you'll hit the rumble strip. THEN they tell me that they can do only one alignment under warranty and that I'd have to pay $80 bucks for an alignment this time. What do you think should be done? I work at Sears and may have the autocenter check if it needs an alignment first before i bring the car in tomorrow, and really if it does I can have sears do it for $20 (that never happens cuz Sears overcharges for everything lol).

I know dealers have told people before that these cars naturally do this because of the all-wheel-drive and other bs so I want to know how people have dealt with this in the past. I cancel the appointment tomorrow if I have to cuz it doesnt add up to me. I'm no dummy when it comes to cars but I'm not an expert either. Thanks in advance!
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
Imprezzedwitsubies is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
Old 10-26-2009, 07:46 PM   #2
nairbmik
Scooby Specialist
 
Member#: 220259
Join Date: Aug 2009
Chapter/Region: MAIC
Location: HoCo & College Park
Vehicle:
09 2.5i
SSM

Default

You're getting ripped off.
nairbmik is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2009, 09:51 PM   #3
Imprezzedwitsubies
Scooby Newbie
 
Member#: 216116
Join Date: Jul 2009
Chapter/Region: South East
Location: Tampa, FL
Vehicle:
2015 BRZ Limited
14' Triumph America

Default

Yea thats what I think lol. Im gonna cancel the appointment and jus get it done somewhere else

Quote:
Originally Posted by nairbmik View Post
You're getting ripped off.
Imprezzedwitsubies is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-27-2009, 08:54 PM   #4
bebechica
Scooby Newbie
 
Member#: 192098
Join Date: Oct 2008
Vehicle:
2009 2.5i Impreza
5DR/SWP/5MT

Default

Interesting....because I've had my car for a year and it needs an alignment already?
bebechica is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-28-2009, 10:24 PM   #5
Imprezzedwitsubies
Scooby Newbie
 
Member#: 216116
Join Date: Jul 2009
Chapter/Region: South East
Location: Tampa, FL
Vehicle:
2015 BRZ Limited
14' Triumph America

Default

Yea it does...Im gonna figure this out cuz it shouldnt be happenin
Imprezzedwitsubies is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-13-2009, 02:56 PM   #6
simpleSti
Scooby Newbie
 
Member#: 229764
Join Date: Nov 2009
Chapter/Region: SCIC
Vehicle:
04

Default

they can do the same job anywhere else, dealer will always upsale and rip us off...
simpleSti is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FS. K&N Typhoon Air Intake for 08 - 09 Subaru Impreza WRX and Sti Greg555 MWSOC Private Classifieds 4 08-31-2010 01:48 PM
09 Subaru Impreza 2.5i sedan mods MarkoSub Newbies & FAQs 1 03-11-2010 12:28 AM
F/S: 09 Subaru Impreza 2.5i - 5 speed manual (appox. 3,000 miles) mshirzad Private Vehicle 'For Sale' Classifieds 1 01-20-2010 01:39 PM
F/S: 09 Subaru Impreza 2.5i - 5 speed manual (appox. 3,000 miles) mshirzad NWIC Private Classifieds 0 01-19-2010 11:46 AM
Can we please establish a name for the 08-09 subaru impreza? SeriousInquiry General Community 139 08-09-2009 10:29 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:07 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2016 Axivo Inc.
Copyright ©1999 - 2016, North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club, Inc.