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post #1 of 3 Old 08-06-2008, 06:03 AM Thread Starter
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Hit the sidewalk curb got a flat tire

Yesterday, I was teaching my GF how to drive. I knew it was a bad idea but she had already gotten couple of lessons so she just had to practice, or so I thought. While she was making a U-Turn she failed to brake and drove straight into the sidewalk curb and puntured the side of passenger side tire. I did get the new tire and it drives fine but should I have it in the shop for alignment? Car hit the curb hard enough to punture the tire, could there other parts thats damaged. What do you guys suggest?
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Yep. Alignment and make sure that wheel is still straight. Alloy doesn't bend as much as it cracks though.
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I agree with Accordlover. Get it checked out.

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