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Old 11-12-2006, 07:07 AM   #1
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Price for an alignment?

My local Porsche dealer quoted $250 for a wheel alignment. Sounds a bit high?

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Old 11-12-2006, 08:53 AM   #2
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I purchased a "lifetime" alignment from a local Firestone outlet for $79.95. Same equipment as the dealership and they have a technician who is familiar with Porsche's. I have it checked when I move from summer to snowtires. (bought my Blizzaks there and the changeover is free). Seems to work out just fine. Anytime I feel a slight pull I just drop it off and the onetime charge covers it. Works for me.
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Old 11-12-2006, 10:47 AM   #3
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yeah,$250 is to high,i got my car done at porsche for $150
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Old 11-12-2006, 11:43 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by Ray
My local Porsche dealer quoted $250 for a wheel alignment. Sounds a bit high?
Ha! My local dealership charges $360 full wheel alignment.....needless to say I will never align my car there.

I found an independent shop that did it for $120.

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