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    Re-alignment after lowered and spacers?

    I've just had the car 4 wheel aligned when I had some new tyres fitted the other week and I am just about to order some Eibach 50mm springs and some spacers.

    Will I need to have the car re-aligned?
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    Yep. Always best to have your wheels aligned after having it dropped.

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    I'll get that sorted the too.

    Thanks
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    Quick question related to this thread...

    Do I need to have the car re-aligned after removing spacers if it had been aligned while they were fitted?

    I'm having to do some test with my current spacers to try and sort out a vibration issue and was wondering if I would be affecting the alignment if I'm adding and removing spacers.

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    No.

    Wheel offset (ie spacers) wont affect the alignment.

    Lowering the car (or raising it) will.

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    Quote Originally Posted by aragorn View Post
    No.

    Wheel offset (ie spacers) wont affect the alignment.

    Lowering the car (or raising it) will.
    That's what I wanted to hear. Thanks
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