Proper wheel alignment helps extend the life of your tires, allows your car to drive smoothly and uses less energy (gas). Over time, though, normal driving and wear and tear can cause your car’s alignment to become uneven. Luckily, wheel alignment evaluations and readjustments are relatively common procedures to do and allow your car to be able to run properly and smoothly again. The professionals at Rick’s Auto Repair, in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania, have years of experience with alignment and are always happy to answer your questions.
If you are driving and hit a curb with force, have to drive on bad, uneven roads, or drive on roads that have potholes, your alignment can go more quickly. Also, if your tire pressure is too low or you have too much weight in your trunk, it can affect your alignment.
You may want to have your wheel alignment checked if you notice any of these symptoms:
Advantages of proper wheel alignment include:
It is important to check your wheel alignment every 6,000 miles. If you have any questions or suspect that your alignment might be off, the experts at Rick’s Auto Repair, conveniently located in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania, can help you. Making an appointment is easy – just call, go online, or walk in!