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    Hello.

    Once i get my new tyres on the 19's and get them back on the var and i get the rear camber adjusters from down under, Im goin to need to get the wheel alignment done.

    Does anyone know of a wheel alignment specialist? I will need the camber, castor and toe check and altered if needed.

    Ive found a place in MK, they want £125 to check all suspension components (bushes etc etc), 4 wheel laser alignment, castor and camber adjustments. I thought this was a good price.

    Just wondered if anyone else knew of a place.

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    That looks like a very good quote
    Just make sure their equipment is under 18 months old, after that they tend to go out of calibration, with damage and so on

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    Anyone with a modern 4 wheel laserline will be able to do it for you..a system like 'hunter' is what you need..

    I paid £50 for my last total setup on the GSi...

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    I need to get the same thing done with mine once I get the front struts changed as the bl00dy car kicked out at 110 yesterday and I had to steer in to it

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    nottm 4 wheel alignment center quoted me £50.00 but i went through my insurance company and paid £67.00, just ask them the name of there approved repairers and give them a ring
    Midlands Mod Shop - NFFC.

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    in Colwick, got it. I'll try them when I get my shox

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    If you are going to get full 4 wheel alignment done, make sure they check the thrust line too, if they are any good they will know what you want.

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    thrust line?

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    would I need to have mine done? just got new 18's and getting it lowered next sat....

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    Quote Originally Posted by plasma View Post
    thrust line?

    The thrust line is the comparson of the rear wheel alignment to the front wheel alignment, without this 4 wheel alignment is 2 wheel alignment on 2 axles.

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