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Old 04-08-2013, 10:21 PM   #1
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Any idea why my caster is off? I was shooting for -2.0 front, -1.5 rear and 0 toe all around.




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Old 04-08-2013, 10:26 PM   #2
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Did they explain why? Pretty ****ty alignment all around. I'd want to know why they couldn't get that cross camber and toe sorted out.
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Old 04-08-2013, 10:40 PM   #3
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hit up evilchargerfan for hella good alignments...
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Old 04-08-2013, 10:46 PM   #4
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Did they explain why? Pretty ****ty alignment all around. I'd want to know why they couldn't get that cross camber and toe sorted out.
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Yeah right. Rather drive off a cliff.
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Old 04-08-2013, 11:03 PM   #5
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I wouldn't trust them to have even been using the thing properly if they couldn't correct that cross camber or get toe even with 0.01 deg.

Find a better alignment shop, and I'd ask for your money back on that one. They should be able to tell you exactly why they couldn't align it to spec. Shouldn't leave you hunting for the answer.
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Any idea why my caster is off? I was shooting for -2.0 front, -1.5 rear and 0 toe all around.




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Old 04-08-2013, 11:32 PM   #7
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:35 AM   #8
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Have you changed out any control arm bushings? Might be worn and sagging. Had a similar issue on my car with a similar caster split. Installed white line alks and put it up on the alignment machine and my caster split was gone.

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maybe driving off a cliff would correct your caster
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Old 04-09-2013, 03:43 PM   #10
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Have you changed out any control arm bushings? Might be worn and sagging. Had a similar issue on my car with a similar caster split. Installed white line alks and put it up on the alignment machine and my caster split was gone.
Thanks for the reply. I just remembered I hit a nasty pot hole a couple months back...control arm prolly bent. I'll look into that.



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Old 04-09-2013, 04:28 PM   #11
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thats a quality alignment man. nice.
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Old 04-09-2013, 11:06 PM   #12
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