What is a wheel alignment? How important is it? Do you actually have to do it? These are the alignment questions that we hear all the time. So before we answer those questions, just know that you are not alone if you have been asking them yourself. Proper wheel alignment affects the overall handling and safety of your vehicle, so yes, it is important to have your wheel aligned. That being said, proper alignment requires both an expert and state of the art equipment in order to get your wheels to meet the road at the precise, perfect angle.
At Getz Automotive, we believe in providing every customer who walks through the door with the best service and repairs and that includes wheel alignment. Our team of ASE Certified technicians has all the equipment and tools to get your wheels in line with the road so you can have peace of mind knowing that yours is the best it can be.
Benefits Of a Wheel Alignment
It may not be on the top of your automotive service list, but a proper wheel alignment comes with a host of benefits. Some of those benefits include:
- Better gas mileage
- Easier handling
- Extended life for your tires
- Smoother driving
- Less money spent on repair bills
- Improvement in the safety of your vehicle
If you didn’t realize that all these things were actually related to your alignment, they are. Essentially, a wheel alignment is a great way to save money and increase the overall integrity of your vehicle.
Signs You Need a Wheel Alignment
We never recommend that you put off or delay auto maintenance or repair and that includes your wheel alignment. Knowing when to call and schedule yours is crucial. If any of the following relate to your vehicle, it is time to call Getz Automotive and schedule an alignment appointment:
- Your vehicle is pulling to the left or right
- You have recently had new tires installed
- You were involved in an accident, even a minor fender bender
- Your steering wheel is off-center or crooked,
- You have noticed uneven or rapid tire wear
- Your steering is noisier than usual
If you were able to say that one or more of these things fit your vehicle, then we recommend you contact Getz Automotive today to schedule your next alignment appointment.