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RE: Alignment - 200TQ - front end is off a tad.
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org> email@example.com writes:
> Has anyone tried using a bicycle inner tube and a couple of nylon cable
> straps to cover the adjusters on the tie-rods?
> It seems like an obvious thing I'm wondering if there is a "Don't do it
> because..." lurking out there. I'm going to fix mine this weekend and I
> thought that, after cleaning them thoroughly, I would just oil and grease
> the adjusters and seal them with a piece of inner tubing. I'll probably
> just slide the inner tube on and leave it sitting on the tie rod until I've
> had the camber and toe set. Then lube-it, pull the inner tube sleeve over
> it and tie the ends. Should work yes?
BTDT. Seems to work. I waited until the alignment was done, then
heat-gunned the tie rod, smeared it, and slid the inner tubes into
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