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Old 03-20-2006, 02:24 AM
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Default Wheel spacing (side-to-side comparison).

I'm trying to figure out if this is a 'problem' or 'normal'. I noticed that the driver's side front wheel/tire sticks out (has a less positive offset) than the passenger side. I have checked to make sure the lug bolts are tight, and have checked to see that the spacers (5mm) are the same on both sides. I don't think it's the alignment (camber) as I had it done a couple weeks ago.

What else could be different? Is the subframe adjustable in a way that could affect this?
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Old 03-20-2006, 03:30 AM
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I know the subframe on the rear has alignment holes that you have to line up when you re-tighten it after a swaybar installation. I wouldn't be surprised if the front has the same. Have you had to drop the front subframe for any reason?
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Old 03-20-2006, 03:34 AM
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No, but I think this may have happened when I hit that pothole...

I'm going to call Steve tomorrow and see what he thinks.
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Damn, that had to have been one hell of a pothole to displace the subframe!
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I know - I just can't think of anything else that would have done this.
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could it have done it a little bit, then driving on it for a long time make it worse?
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Old 03-20-2006, 05:22 AM
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Who knows. I think I am going to take it by Steve's this week and see what he thinks. It doesn't feel like anything's loose in the corners, though I haven't really pushed it since I had the pothole incident.
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