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How Bad Is The Damage Of My Car? Frame?

Old 08-03-2004, 04:43 AM
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hey guys i was wondering if you could help me. Last night there was a pole in the middle of the road and the road was wet. I tried to dodge it but my tires lost traction. Instead of taking a head on direct hit with my intercooler into the pole i decided to take the hit in the rear passenger side. Slammed into the wall. When I got home, my tail light was semi cracked and the rear kit is messed. Here's my question...

My rear passenger tire sticks out from the body a lot more than the drivers side. Also, my steering wheel seems to be off. If i hold it perfectly for the car to go straight, it starts to veer to the left. If I angle the steering wheel quite a bit to the right, the car goes straight.

do i have any frame damage or is it just my alignment i need fixed? Or what is wrong? I jacked up the car and took off the tire and put it back on hoping that it was just that, but nope. HELP
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Old 08-03-2004, 06:51 AM
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well the alignment shop will be able to tell you if its really a damaged frame or just out of alignment. noone is going to be able to tell you from a written description what the problem is. Take it to an alignment shop and get it taken care of. Its either one or the other or even a combination of both.
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