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Alignment question... #418473 Mar 16, 10:07am Mar 16, 10:07am
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Alignment question...
I just got some 17's and I was wondering if it would be a good idea to get an alignment done when they are installed?

Re: Alignment question... [Re: mv6845] #418474 Mar 16, 10:16am Mar 16, 10:16am
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Re: Alignment question... [Re: Eman] #418475 Mar 16, 10:19am Mar 16, 10:19am
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make sure you get some 81270 (i think thats the number, it would be easy to find out) alignment kit offline...u can get it from jegs.com for like 20 bucks or so...b/c if you go to get an alignment they will say you need them and then charge you like 90 bucks for them...just some advice...but yes get an alignment


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Re: Alignment question... [Re: VBSURFER] #418476 Mar 16, 11:17am Mar 16, 11:17am
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You don't need an alignment, when you get an alignment they will be aligning it to the same specs as if you had the stock wheels and tires on there..
You also don't need that alignment kit if your car is stock height, there is plenty of adjustment in the suspension for that, my gf just had her celica aligned with a 1.5" drop with no kit needed at all..

Re: Alignment question... [Re: InfernoSonoma] #418477 Mar 16, 12:22pm Mar 16, 12:22pm
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Thanks for the heads up. I don't think I am going to need one.

Re: Alignment question... [Re: mv6845] #418478 Mar 16, 12:47pm Mar 16, 12:47pm
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you didn't change the suspension setup. No need for alignment.

Re: Alignment question... [Re: Psquared] #418479 Mar 16, 12:53pm Mar 16, 12:53pm
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I got 17x7's with the stock suspension. No alignment needed. I went with a 205/45/17. Tires and wheels should look good.

Re: Alignment question... [Re: mv6845] #418480 Mar 16, 8:08pm Mar 16, 8:08pm
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well if you got rims you should get springs too wink and you definately need an alignment if you do that...contrary to what InfernoSonoma's gf did...(p.s. thats not a dis, just facts...i dropped my car about 1.5 and you could just look and see it was way off alignment)


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Re: Alignment question... [Re: VBSURFER] #418481 Mar 17, 2:26am Mar 17, 2:26am
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put 19's on my car 8 months ago and didn't get an alignment and everthing fine so...

Re: Alignment question... [Re: sweetnuts4sale] #418482 Mar 17, 4:37am Mar 17, 4:37am
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i just got 17"s with a 2 inch eibach drop...i can see the lean in the tires...and i think i will have to have them aligned... will i need that kit to do so?


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Re: Alignment question... [Re: VBSURFER] #418483 Mar 17, 8:23am Mar 17, 8:23am
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Originally Posted by VBSURFER
well if you got rims you should get springs too wink and you definately need an alignment if you do that...contrary to what InfernoSonoma's gf did...(p.s. thats not a dis, just facts...i dropped my car about 1.5 and you could just look and see it was way off alignment)


Even with an alignment the rear tires have more negative camber then the fronts do, so it still makes them look it out of alignment, stock celicas do too..

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