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2012 Honda Civic Sedan DX 4dr Man

2012 Honda Civic Sedan
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Compact
28 (Est) mpg city / 36 (Est) mpg hwy
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August 7, 2013, 8:56 am

Jason N
 

Question: why does a front end alignment not holding

05 civic on my last front end alignment the mechanic said that he could not get it to factory specks. What could be wearing out. also I just replaced driver side bearing.I have had it an alignment after I replaced the bearing.


August 17, 2013, 2:05 pm

Elizabeth K
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The purpose of the pre-alignment inspecting (should be done my the alignment tech) is to determine if any parts are too worn to hold alignment. It could be one of many different parts, and you should have been told what they were. Examples are ball joints, tie-rod ends, control arm bushings.


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