a rotation is where they switch your tires from front to back a tire balance is where they make sure the tire is the same weight all the way around alignment is where they make sure your steering is straight
Rotate and balance, then alignment.
In my area a tire rotation and balance runs around $40In my area a tire rotation and balance runs around $40
A tire rotation and alignment will generally cost between $50 and $100. Actual costs vary based on the specific company and the vehicle being worked on.
could be a tire out of balance or vehicle out of alignment
Tires worn out? Tires mounted and tight ok? Good alignment? Good balance? you'll need to take it back and ask these things or get a second opinion.. d
you do not have to align your vehicle to balance the tires BUT a balanced tire will still wear if the alignment is not correct
Direct Tire is a company that sells tires. They also provide installation, rotation and alignment. Direct Tire can also check your tire air pressure as well.
There are all sorts of things that can cause a car to shake. Needing an alignment is just one. There could be a tire out of balance, a bad spot in a tire, even a tire that is low on air pressure. Check all of these before you spend the money on an alignment.
There will be uneven wear that does not match the other tires. There can also be noise you will hear or bouncing that you can feel on the steering wheel that can alert you to the tire being out of balance. The best thing is to have it spun at a tire shop to check the rotation of the tire to correct the balance problem.
Typically, a good garage will include a tire rotation with an alignment with or without a coupon. Local garages have different policies, so it's best to check their individual policies.
A tire alignment is not necessary when changing tire sizes. You can tell by the wear on your previous tires if you need an alignment. If you have uneven wear, get an alignment.
Wheel alignment 40-60 $ depending on where you go. Wheel balancing 20 $