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tire rod change


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I have to change the outer tire rod in my 99c2 can i marked the the spot to returned to the position now any tricks or ideas. without messing the aligment or as close as possible.

First off - it's a "tie" rod. Second, you can get pretty close by trying to duplicate the current installation, but not perfect. If you have good tires and care about the handling, get an alignment after replacing it.

Also - you should really replace both, not just one.

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I have to change the outer tire rod in my 99c2 can i marked the the spot to returned to the position now any tricks or ideas. without messing the aligment or as close as possible.

First off - it's a "tie" rod. Second, you can get pretty close by trying to duplicate the current installation, but not perfect. If you have good tires and care about the handling, get an alignment after replacing it.

Also - you should really replace both, not just one.

Thank you i have get close because i have drive 30 miles for a alignment shop, I guess i marked the location with paint

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I have to change the outer tire rod in my 99c2 can i marked the the spot to returned to the position now any tricks or ideas. without messing the aligment or as close as possible.

First off - it's a "tie" rod. Second, you can get pretty close by trying to duplicate the current installation, but not perfect. If you have good tires and care about the handling, get an alignment after replacing it.

Also - you should really replace both, not just one.

Thank you i have get close because i have drive 30 miles for a alignment shop, I guess i marked the location with paint

Or..., just count the number turns when removing it and screw the new one in the same number of turns:) ... You will still need alignment!!!

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I have to change the outer tire rod in my 99c2 can i marked the the spot to returned to the position now any tricks or ideas. without messing the aligment or as close as possible.

First off - it's a "tie" rod. Second, you can get pretty close by trying to duplicate the current installation, but not perfect. If you have good tires and care about the handling, get an alignment after replacing it.

Also - you should really replace both, not just one.

Thank you i have get close because i have drive 30 miles for a alignment shop, I guess i marked the location with paint

Or..., just count the number turns when removing it and screw the new one in the same number of turns:) ... You will still need alignment!!!

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Thanks sounds like a good plan

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