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Old 11-06-2009, 01:52 PM
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I-Beam Alignment

Does anyone know a good shop to get a frontend alignment on an IBeam 2WD Ford? Im near Statesville so a 50 mile radius would be good. Thanks
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Old 11-07-2009, 06:26 PM
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Anyone?? I know most places wont mess with the beams.
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Old 11-11-2009, 03:09 PM
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I got a price today $59.95 + $30.00 per bend. is that high or about right.
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No but I am getting heavy wear on the outside edge of my drivers side tire. About an 1 1/2" wide area.
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You have had the toe set??

Whether the price is good or not, seems that that the above mentioned is the only place that you have found. Usually a tire shop that also deals in truck tires can do the I-beam bends. It is just unusual for an I-beam to be bent.




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Is it? ok, well I have only ever had one other I-beam ford aligned but it was hit and definitly needed a bend. I guess I will take it in and see. No I have not had the toe adjusted.
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