Alignment service on your Volkswagen vehicle near Richfield refers to the tires being aligned to promote the life of your tires and maintain safety. Three adjustments need to be made on each of the tires to realign properly. These include the camber, caster, and toe. Camber refers to the inward or outward tilt of the tires while the caster is the wheel til from front to back. Toe is similar to the caster but it is noticeable when looking at the vehicle from the top.
Having all of your wheels aligned properly will enable your tires to last much longer instead of having uneven wear patterns that wear out your tires very quickly and this can lead to a blow out that causes an accident. Alignment of your wheels on your vehicle also helps your car to steer correctly, stay within its lane, and corner properly when you are turning.
It is easiest to schedule an alignment when you are already at the shop for a tire rotation or a new set of tires. This is especially important for new tires to extend their life. You will likely notice things are off when driving your vehicle if you don't schedule an alignment. Things you may notice could be the steering wheel not going back to the center after you turn. Another sign could be the steering wheel feeling unstable or loose. Your vehicle pulling to one side or the other is likely caused by a misalignment. The biggest concern of misalignment is the steering wheel not performing as it should because this could lead to an accident.
You should only choose a certified Volkswagen dealership, such as Volkswagen of Inver Grove for your wheel alignment services. We offer a complimentary four-wheel alignment check for your convenience. We will check all the adjustments on all four wheels as well as your suspension system ball joints, tie rod ends and your tire pressure and wear. Our number one priority is the safety of you and your family by making sure that your car is as safe as it can be while on the road. You can visit us near Richfield at our Inver Grove Heights location for fast and friendly service.