Volkswagen Wheel Alignment in RI
Proper maintenance is the key to keeping your vehicle safe and efficient. This includes making sure that your Volkswagen’s wheels are properly aligned so that it handles well and gets the best fuel economy, and the tires wear evenly. Mileage intervals between wheel alignments can vary from model to model, so consult your owner’s manual or ask a Volkswagen technician if you’re not sure. Tires can be knocked out of alignment when you hit a significant bump in the road or have some other incident, so pay attention for any signs of that as you’re driving, and take the vehicle in to be checked if you notice that anything is off.
Importance of Wheel Alignments
When a vehicle’s wheels are misaligned, the tires will wear out unevenly, which can result in complete tire failure (a blowout). Misaligned wheels can also cause your vehicle to pull to one side of the road, which is definitely unsafe. You might also notice that your steering wheel is slightly turned while you’re driving straight forward, or it may vibrate as you drive. At the first sign of any of these problems, you should make an appointment immediately to get your VW’s wheels checked and aligned.
Wheel Alignment Service
Since proper wheel alignments are such an important part of maintaining the condition of your vehicle and the safety of everyone in it, this crucial maintenance must be performed by qualified service technicians using state-of-the-art equipment. Our Balise Volkswagen service technicians are specifically trained on Volkswagen vehicles and work on them day in and day out, so you can feel confident that your vehicle is in good hands with us.
Scheduling a Wheel Alignment
If you are nearing the scheduled amount of time or the mileage interval for your next wheel alignment, we recommend that you come see us here at our authorized Volkswagen service facility at Balise Volkswagen, at 525 Quaker Lane in West Warwick, Rhode Island. Scheduling an appointment with us is simple. You can call our service department at 401-347-1692 or conveniently schedule a service appointment online.