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How Dangerous Are Misaligned Wheels?

How Dangerous Are Misaligned Wheels?

Many people don’t realize that the improper alignment of wheels can be extremely dangerous. Today, we will be discussing the hazards that poorly aligned wheels can bring.   To begin with, a wheel alignment applies to the readjustment of the angles of your tires. When an alignment is conducted, the technician will ensure they are aimed straight. A wheel alignment should ideally be done every two years, as recommended by most mechanics. However, it should also be done every time new tires are installed. Some cars, such as BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Porsche sports cars, may require a wheel alignment more often than others.    What Are Common Causes for Misalignment? It is a lot easier than you might think to knock your wheels out of alignment. Most of the time, it occurs from accidents. For instance, if you hit a large pothole or ram into a curb in a parking lot, your alignment could very well be affected. Misalignment can also naturally happen over time, no matter ... read more

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