dodge stratus rear wheel tire wear

Asked by Oct 20, 2015 at 09:57 PM about the 2005 Dodge Stratus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the inside tread on my rear wheels is worn much more than the outside tread
is this an alignment issue or shocks/springs

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73,055

Definitely need to have it checked out completely, An alignment is in order, usually get cupping on the tires when shocks are bad but they can tell you all that when you bring it in for an alignment...

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26,535

yes get a 4 wheel alignment !

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Took the car to a mechanic I use who then took it to a "specialist". I was told the rear control arms had to be replaced as they cannot be adjusted to correct the problem. Had to be replaced. What do you think? Cost about $750 > 800 for the whole job including parts.

73,055

Well, I am not up on pricing on Dodge, but it sound like that is the problem. Since you know now what the problem is, maybe get some other quotes?

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