Wheely Straight

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How do I know if I need a wheel alignment?

  • You'll notice the following with your vehicle:
  • Tyres wearing out rapidly showing uneven tread patterns and frequent tyre replacements are needed.
  • Increase in fuel consumption.
  • Pulling towards the left or the right as you're driving.
  • Vibrations in your steering wheel, as well as not being centred when the vehicle is moving straight ahead.

2. How often should you have a wheel alignment?

  • When new tyres have been fitted.
  • After any suspension and steering repairs.
  • If any vibrations, steering issues or driver discomfort occurs.
  • Once a year or at every 50,000 kms.

3. Why should you get a wheel balance?

  • To ensure a smooth and comfortable ride every time.
  • Reduce tyre and tread wear.
  • Help preserve your vehicle suspension.
  • To save on fuel costs.

4. How do I know if I need a wheel balance?

  • When new tyres have been fitted.
  • If your vehicle has a vibration in the steering wheel, seat or floor boards.
  • Tyre wear (cupping)

5. What areas do you service?

Wheely Straight Limited services Auckland, Albany, Wellsford, Whangarei and the Kaipara district.

6. How do I book in for a wheel alignment?

Phone Wheely Straight on 0212016959 or fill in your details on the contact page and we'll contact you to discuss your requirements.