How To: Understanding wheel alignments

Hitting a curb or driving through pot holes can throw your car out of alignment. Alex Inwood from Wheels Magazine explains how to tell if your wheels need adjusting.

How To Read Check Wheel Alignment 2 Jpg

When a car’s wheels are out of alignment, it can affect handling and fuel economy. Here’s how to tell if your car needs an alignment.

To learn what all the figures on the side of your tyres mean, click here.


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