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Old 04-23-2013, 10:07 AM
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So planning on doing my belltech 2/4 drop they begining of next month. I have been calling around about alignment and I am either getting that they can only do it if it aligns to stock spec. Or if I have the specs that Bell Tech reccomends. Does this sound correct? I am using stock 20" wheels and tires. Assistance is greatly appreciated.
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So planning on doing my belltech 2/4 drop they begining of next month. I have been calling around about alignment and I am either getting that they can only do it if it aligns to stock spec. Or if I have the specs that Bell Tech reccomends. Does this sound correct? I am using stock 20" wheels and tires. Assistance is greatly appreciated.
The shop I got mine done at got it within a couple of degrees of stock. They just made me sign a waiver saying I was aware that it isn't exactly in spec. Cost me $60 bucks. I would find a shop you trust and just ask them to get it as close as possible.
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You are on it man. I appreciate it. I actually just got off the phone with the Dodge deralership where I bought the truck and the lead mechanic told me they can do it no problem. So I am just going to take it to them.
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My shop got mine into spec no problem.
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Ahh be careful going to a dealership any alignment shop can get it close when you drop it you will never get it to 100% spec
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My 2012 Crew and 2011 RT both right on stock specs. I have had no driving or tire wear issues.
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If you went 2/4 or lower no way you got camber and caster to factory specs if you did id love to know how
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My shop said it went back with no issues. There have been a few people on the forum that didnt, but most have.
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Mines only a tad off nothing to cause tire wear
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I just talked to another guy in the area that has a lowered r/t. He had Mr. Tire do it
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