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need help with suspension problem

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by vwgolf02, May 15, 2009.

  1. vwgolf02

    vwgolf02 [OP] Member

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    My truck was involved in an accident to the drivers side. Now my left front wheel isn't straight. Whenever I turn, it the tire scrapes my fender under liner. It isn't in the middle of where it should be. Also the wheel stand slanted inside. What should I buy to fix this problem?

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  2. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Have you had it into a shop?
     
  3. yosh2000

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    alignment?

    you should probably take it to a shop and have them put it up on an alignment rack. have them check out your steering rack and tie rod ends while they are at it.
     
  4. Janster

    Janster Old & Forgetful

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    Like what Chris said....

    Did you have it at a shop?

    Do you have any pictures of the damage immediately after the accident?

    What you describe could be tons of things...we need more info and more pictures.
     
  5. Brunes

    Brunes abides. Thor

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    +1 for a shop- They can check alignment, make sure your rims are still in round, and make sure all the bits and pieces are working properly/set correctly
     
  6. vwgolf02

    vwgolf02 [OP] Member

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    Yeah, the rim was bent, so i replaced with different rims. I should just go to a shop for them to see whats wrong.
     
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