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2006 Acura RL Base 4dr Sedan AT (AK)

2006 Acura RL
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All Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Mid-Size
18 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy
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September 1, 2011, 6:30 pm

Dos S

Question: Could not do an alignment

Car pulls to the left. Alignment Tech told me I have a bent LCA (driver side). I recently had front struts replaced. My front tires are worn out on edges.
Specs on alignment findings:
Camber -1.3 -.05
Caster -0.3 2.7
Toe -1.92 -2.09

PLEASE GUIDE, the car was given to me for my son. If it's the LCA, I can find cheap aftermarket parts and have somebody put it on. What else will i need?

September 2, 2011, 3:49 pm

Ron W
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It is not a quick job to replace the lower control arm. I looked at a few aftermarket arms and they are in the $500 range. If you want to go cost effective, I would try a quality wrecking yard and buy a used one. If you don't have mechanical skills, I would recommend having a shop replace it for you.

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