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      05-13-2013, 04:11 AM   #1
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Do I need an alignment?

Currently running ZCP 19x9 (ET 18) Front with 15mm Spacers on 255/19/35 and 19x10 (ET 25) Rear with 12mm spacers on 275/19/35. Stock Non-ZCP suspension. Also have slight vibration on steering wheel while driving at 60-80mph.
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      05-13-2013, 07:35 AM   #2
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If you are asking if an alignment is required from simply installing spacers than the answer is no. But if you are having vibrations you may want to check the spacer installation and possibly have the wheels balanced. Spacers seem to exacerbate a wheel that is slightly out of balance.
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      05-13-2013, 07:40 AM   #3
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Try reinstalling the front wheels. If that doesn't work, get the wheels re-balanced. Getting an alignment wouldn't really solve your problems IMO.
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I know the vibrations is probably a bad balance but I'm asking if I would an alignment since I upgrade a size in my tires from 245-255 and 265-275
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should not need an alignment after installing tires, even if you went up in size....but some may suggest it's a good idea to...if you change or mess with the suspension, you will need an aligmnment..

check the spacer install, did they scrub the hubs down/clean then well before the install.....recently read one thread where they had to rebalance their tires after spacer install to remedy slight vibration....thats the only thread I read of needing a rebalance after spacer install tho...

here's a good DIY for spacer install

http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthr...hlight=spacers
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