i replaced my rear shocks on my 2003 chevy cavalier, should an alignment be needed??

Asked by Mar 23, 2017 at 06:50 AM about the 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

5 Answers

73,055

Any time you mess with the suspension, the alignment should be checked, especially if you have good tires on the vehicle.

73,055

The shocks are a strut assembly, so they will change the dynamics of the rear suspension. It would be wise to have the alignment checked.

50,755

Shocks do not need an alignment, but struts do.

73,055

This vehicle has struts Bob, my friend, or I wouldn't have mentioned it. I see my wording was not that good.

50,755

Your wording was fine. I was just putting information out there.

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