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Signs You Need an Alignment

Trouble with your vehicle’s wheel alignment

Its movie night and you head out to make a snack run. You notice that your car isn't handling like it usually does. You are having some trouble steering and keeping your vehicle straight on the road. What is going on? You likely need an alignment.

What are the symptoms of your car being out of alignment?

There are some common symptoms you can identify when your car is in need of an alignment. You may notice one or more of these alignment issues:


Uneven or rapid tire wear


Steering wheel being crooked when you are driving straight


Noisy Steering


Pulling to the right or left


Squealing tires

When to get an alignment

Once you have confirmed that your vehicle has one or more of the above symptoms, you will want to take your vehicle to a trusted technician for a thorough inspection. There are some additional questions they might ask you to help further diagnose the issue:


On the road to better alignment

Once your technician has answered these questions, they will be able to correct your alignment issues and get you safely back on the road.

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The content contained in this article is for informational purposes only and should not be used in lieu of seeking professional advice from a certified technician or mechanic. We encourage you to consult with a certified technician or mechanic if you have specific questions or concerns relating to any of the topics covered herein. Under no circumstances will we be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on any content.

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