Do-It-Yourself Wheel Alignment Guide

Do-it-yourself wheel alignment guide. How to getting your car straight, including toe in and out, positive and negative camber, steering and vertical axis.



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Diagram 1: Scribe a line near the tire's center.
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Diagram 4 car alignment
Diagram 4: Wheels toe in.
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Diagram 2: Measure the distance between the lines, front and rear.
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Diagram 3: Adjust the toe by rotating the tie rods equal amounts on each side.
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Diagram 5 car alignment
Diagram 5: Wheels toe out.
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Diagram 7 car alignment
Diagram 7: Wheels negative camber. 
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Diagram 6 car alignment
Diagram 6: Wheels positive camber.
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Diagram 8 car alignment
Diagram 8: Wheels caster, steering axis and vertical axis.
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