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Is it Time for A Wheel Alignment? 3 Ways to Tell

Is it Time for A Wheel Alignment? 3 Ways to Tell

Your vehicle has a language of its own, and it can alert you when there's a problem. Unusual smells, weird noises, and shaking aren't great signs. Staying alert and vigilant can help you act on potential issues before they become costly repairs. Tire alignment can fly under the radar for most drivers. No one typically thinks of their alignment until the performance has been affected. If your wheels are poorly aligned, you'll notice a major hit to your vehicle's gas mileage and drivability. Wheel alignment is a major safety component, and misalignment can impact how well your car slows down and brakes. It may be time to schedule a wheel alignment service; below are three ways to tell.  Your vehicle pulls to one side.  A vehicle with properly aligned wheels will drive forward, in a straight line, without you needing to manipulate the steering wheel. If there's a problem with alignment, your car will drift to one side of the road. The side that your car dri ... read more