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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-10-2013, 10:09 PM Thread Starter
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When I pulled my summer wheels/tires off the other day, I noticed the fronts had some camber wear on the inside. Guess I'll get the alignment checked.

My question for everyone is this: Does it matter where I go? Toyota wants around $140. I can go to a tire shop like NTB, Tire Barn, or even Sears and get it for half that.

I asked the Toyota service rep if their alignment was different from anyone else's just to see what he'd say. His response was that they do a computerized alignment to make sure it is accurate. I imagine everyone would have a computerized alignment machine wouldn't they?

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where ever i go they always use a computerized system and i pay $60 for the front

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Unless they're aligning the rear, properly, I wouldn't hand over $140 for an alignment.

Unless it was lifetime.
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I did the same, except extreme wear only on the rear passenger inside

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