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S line on new tyres problems

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Cjt1975, Nov 23, 2013.

  1. Cjt1975

    Cjt1975 New Member

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    Hi,have just had 4 new tyres fitted to my 2004 sline,I've had tracking done wheel alignment done,but still the car wanders all over the road without warning.anybody have any ideas??? Tyres have been run for nearly 400 miles now.

    help needed.....
     
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  3. JimmyH

    JimmyH Active Member
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    Do you have a print out of your alignment?
     
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    Cjt1975 New Member

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    I don't no.gonna take it back to place that did alignment on Wednesday.was just hoping I could I in with some fresh ideas.car was driving fine before new tyres.
     
  5. JimmyH

    JimmyH Active Member
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    Sounds like the alignment may have been cocked up.
     
  6. Cjt1975

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    Yeah.hope it's something that simple.
     
  7. Dave-S3

    Dave-S3 Active Member

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    Was the alignment done the old fashioned way or with the new laser type set up? ATS do free checks with their laser systems and are usually spot on.
     
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  8. Cjt1975

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    Will pop into ats first then.thanks
     
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    Problem found.was a ball joint.strange why it wasn't picked up on first alignment.....
     

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