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Old 11-21-2003, 12:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My 1999 328isedan has had two alignments this year and the tires are shot.
they were also rotated several times. All four are worn to the belts on the inside edge.
I am considering having it set to .25 degrees of negative camber which is the edge of the service limit. I drive on straight roads and would not benifit from the "handling" factor of negative camber. 1000$ for tires every year is not worth it to me.
Does anyone have other suggestions?
I have 18" zenneti with SO3 225-40-18. Sport pk/eiboch .5" lowering springs
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Old 11-22-2003, 01:44 PM   #2 (permalink)
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all 4 are like this ?!!

this sounds like the eibach springs are at fault, and the whole geometry shifted. i am thinking the current camber settings have been measured incorrectly.

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