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Alignment?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by rbeezy, Nov 2, 2011.

  1. Nov 2, 2011 at 12:34 AM
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    rbeezy

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    I'm switching my stock Dunlop 245/75 16's to 265/75 16's... is an alignment recommended?
     
  2. Nov 2, 2011 at 12:35 AM
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    not necessarily.
     
  3. Nov 2, 2011 at 12:40 AM
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    not with just changing a tire. A tire will not adjust anything.
     
  4. Nov 2, 2011 at 12:46 AM
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    God damn it, its late and i'm half dead tired...editing my posts lol

    we're talking tire's, not suspension :anonymous:
     
  5. Nov 2, 2011 at 1:27 AM
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    ya i've thought that the tires wont change anything, only when you mess with the suspension. but the shop said i will need alignment
     
  6. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:57 AM
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    You will need an alignment only if your Dunlops are showing wear that is other than normal - i.e. not from air pressure too high or low.
     
  7. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:59 AM
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    Not required since nothing is really changing but not a bad idea when getting new tires in my opinion. I always like to at least start out knowing the alignment is correct after spending a ton of money on new rubber. Just my $0.02.
     
  8. Nov 2, 2011 at 7:04 AM
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    X2. but I do the same-I have lifetime alignment which helps :)
     
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