vxzoc.com
welcome

vxzoc.com

vauxhall zafira
 
HomePortalCalendarGalleryFAQSearchMemberlistUsergroupsRegisterGalleryLog inDonate

Share | 
 

 Wheel Alignment

Go down 
AuthorMessage
Robbo
Admin
Admin
Robbo

Posts : 292
Join date : 2010-07-04
Age : 42

PostSubject: Wheel Alignment   Sun Aug 01, 2010 9:24 pm

Where is the best place to take my Zaffy for wheel alignment?

The inside top surface of both the front tyres wear away, it did this on the standard rims and suspension setup but i've since replaced the suspension with eibach springs and put bigger rims on so it's probably worse now.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
supersterl
Admin
Admin
supersterl

Posts : 1354
Join date : 2009-11-24
Age : 62

PostSubject: Re: Wheel Alignment   Sun Aug 01, 2010 9:28 pm

go to a place that uses lasers,, protyre are very Good..look in yellow pages or on the net for local to you..

http://www.protyre.co.uk/ouroutlets.aspx?AspxAutoDetectCookieSupport=1

_________________
Drives a Zafira GSI Turbo..in Arden Blue
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Robbo
Admin
Admin
Robbo

Posts : 292
Join date : 2010-07-04
Age : 42

PostSubject: Re: Wheel Alignment   Sun Aug 01, 2010 9:36 pm

Cheers for the link Sterl but unfortunately there isn't one local to me.

Found this one in Cardiff that looks good http://www.aatyres.co.uk/align.html there is a printable 5% off coupon on there too.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
givithard
Member
Member
givithard

Posts : 93
Join date : 2010-05-09
Age : 37

PostSubject: Re: Wheel Alignment   Sun Aug 01, 2010 9:54 pm

deamon tweeks r good i think they charge about £50 per wheel
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Robbo
Admin
Admin
Robbo

Posts : 292
Join date : 2010-07-04
Age : 42

PostSubject: Re: Wheel Alignment   Mon Aug 02, 2010 5:07 pm

I went to A&A tyres in Cardiff today the tracking was out by more than a degree on each wheel. Got it sorted for £27 with the 5% discount
Back to top Go down
View user profile
tomZ20LET
Merchandiser


Posts : 768
Join date : 2010-03-09
Age : 31

PostSubject: Re: Wheel Alignment   Mon Aug 02, 2010 5:43 pm

being out by a degree isnt that much at all considering the state of the roads, we dont do tracking unless there more than 3 degree's out because it feels like we would be ripping customers off...

_________________
All i do is drop a gear and disappear........
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Robbo
Admin
Admin
Robbo

Posts : 292
Join date : 2010-07-04
Age : 42

PostSubject: Re: Wheel Alignment   Mon Aug 02, 2010 5:47 pm

hmmm maybe i misunderstood what he said then because he said they were well out and the insides of my tyres were wearing away. The steering definately feels better now. I've got an alignment report printout but it doesn't make much sense to me.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
tomZ20LET
Merchandiser


Posts : 768
Join date : 2010-03-09
Age : 31

PostSubject: Re: Wheel Alignment   Mon Aug 02, 2010 5:50 pm

lol if you think how small 1 degree is it would'nt make it wear unless they were out by alot more you hit a pot hole or a curb and it pushed it back inj the right direction. but if they are worn that bad and you didnt replace the tyre's, the tyre's will just push the tracking back out anyway...

_________________
All i do is drop a gear and disappear........
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Robbo
Admin
Admin
Robbo

Posts : 292
Join date : 2010-07-04
Age : 42

PostSubject: Re: Wheel Alignment   Mon Aug 02, 2010 6:05 pm

Back to top Go down
View user profile
tomZ20LET
Merchandiser


Posts : 768
Join date : 2010-03-09
Age : 31

PostSubject: Re: Wheel Alignment   Mon Aug 02, 2010 6:12 pm

by the looks of that ur toe in and out was ok but the camber was out by miles so that would be why the wear was so bad on the tyre's go back in a week or too so you no its still ok.

_________________
All i do is drop a gear and disappear........
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Robbo
Admin
Admin
Robbo

Posts : 292
Join date : 2010-07-04
Age : 42

PostSubject: Re: Wheel Alignment   Mon Aug 02, 2010 6:15 pm

tomZ20LET wrote:
by the looks of that ur toe in and out was ok but the camber was out by miles so that would be why the wear was so bad on the tyre's go back in a week or too so you no its still ok.

Yeah cheers Tom I think i will go back for a check up in a week or so.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
tomZ20LET
Merchandiser


Posts : 768
Join date : 2010-03-09
Age : 31

PostSubject: Re: Wheel Alignment   Mon Aug 02, 2010 6:18 pm

by law there garrenteed for 14 days

_________________
All i do is drop a gear and disappear........
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: Wheel Alignment   

Back to top Go down
 
Wheel Alignment
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Rhino toe-in
» MITSUBISHI PAJERO--CAMBER ON THE REAR
» Big wheel mini chopper
» 6 wheel drive craftsman (not 4, 6 wheel looks interesting)
» Riding Wagon Wheel 11-7 & 11-8

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
vxzoc.com  :: GENERAL ZAFIRA CHAT-
Jump to: