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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-21-2016, 07:48 PM Thread Starter
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Do I Need an Alignment

I am getting close to needing tires for my wifes and my daughter's cobalts. Do I really need an alignment if the old tires are currently wearing evenly? I know the shop will "recommend" an alignment and maybe it is wise to do with new tires. But, I don't want to waste $60 on something I may not need.
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Spend your money wisely, if the cars aren't pulling and not wearing tires don't touch the alignment.

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The shop my buddy took his Cobalt too also recommended a Power Steering flush, despite the fact the car has electric power steering.

As Coby said - if your tires are showing even wear, don't touch it.

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Thanks guys. I know some people say you should always get an alignment with new tires but I have the mind set that "if it ain't broke, don't fix it".
Much appreciated responses.
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Getting new tires doesn't change the suspension in any way, if it's not pulling and the old tires wore evenly just let it be
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