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Old 07-09-2007, 07:20 AM
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4WS Alignment

Searched but no luck. I'm thinking its going to be a problem finding someone who really knows what they are doing when it comes to aligning my 4WS once I get it installed. Has anyone had this experience? If you did find someone, how much did they charge? :alberteinstein:
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all you do is take it to a shop and ask them if they do 4 wheel alignments, most of them do, i would suggest taking it to one that guarentes their work like the shop i took mine to gave me a thing for free alignments for as long as I own the car
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Take it to Honda. Mine is a 4g not a 3g but I wouldn't trust anyone else to align the 4ws cars other than Honda.
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how much did it cost you at honda?
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Take it to Honda. Mine is a 4g not a 3g but I wouldn't trust anyone else to align the 4ws cars other than Honda.
Yea man... What did it cost?
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more people make 4ws cars than honda, GM has them, Mitsubishi, and nissan have 4 wheel steering cars, most decent shops can do 4 wheel alignments and do them just as good if not better than honda and only charge you half the price, i paid 50$ at Tire Kingdom and got the free alignment things for as long as i own the car
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I believe FireStone has the alignment tool.
Your best bet is to take it to Honda from what i know.



the crappy thing about 4ws is that you can no longer rotate your tires. :sick:
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i rotate mine all the time and have never had any kinds of problems, but i can only rotate from front to back because i've always ran directional tires even when i had the stock blades
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more people make 4ws cars than honda, GM has them, Mitsubishi, and nissan have 4 wheel steering cars, most decent shops can do 4 wheel alignments and do them just as good if not better than honda and only charge you half the price, i paid 50$ at Tire Kingdom and got the free alignment things for as long as i own the car
True, they can do 4 wheel alignments but have you looked at the alignment procedure in the service manual for 4ws cars? I wouldn't trust anyone other than honda to do it. (not that I trust them all that much anyway...) Just my $0.02.
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haha thats because yours is a 4th gen, the 4ws system on them is compleatly crazy, but on the 3rd gens it is simple!
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