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      09-11-2013, 07:17 PM   #1
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Quick alignment question

I am lowered on KW V1, if I am going to raise the fronts less than 1/4 inch, will I need a new alignment? Thanks.

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I am lowered on KW V1, if I am going to raise the fronts less than 1/4 inch, will I need a new alignment? Thanks.
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I am lowered on KW V1, if I am going to raise the fronts less than 1/4 inch, will I need a new alignment? Thanks.
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I raised mine that much didnt alignt and doesnt pull at all will still get re aligned once i take my summer wheels off though
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I raised mine that much didnt alignt and doesnt pull at all will still get re aligned once i take my summer wheels off though

Shouldn't pull if lowered same all 'round. But....camber & toe's changed, leading to tire wear + performance degradation. Needs alignment.
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