What is the difference between a wheel alignment and wheel balancing?
A wheel alignment consists of adjusting the angles of the wheels whereas a wheel balance adjusts the weight of the tyre and wheel.
Do I need a wheel alignment and tyre balance when I have new tyres fitted?
If your old tyres were wearing unevenly it’s recommended to have a wheel alignment. This will ensure you do not prematurely wear the new tyres.
What are the signs of unbalanced wheels?
You may notice uneven or accelerated tyre wear, impaired traction or steering control and/or increased fuel consumption.
How do I know if my car needs a wheel alignment?
Often your car will pull to one side, your steering wheel will be off-centre or your tyres will squeal.