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  1. BMW E30 316i coupe tracking after poly bushes 
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    Just put powerflex front rear wishbone bushes in and now ive got tracking issues . right after i did it it was pulling to the left, now slightly to the right. anyone got any ideas what it could be, or what i could of done wrong?
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    you have probably not done anything wrong,but after any suspension work the car should be at least tracked and preferably,4 wheel aligned.
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    what i've felt,what i've known
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    How long has it been needing done? The tyres are probably worn unevenly and now there sitting correctly but with wonky tread.

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    thanks for the replies, it was tracked up a couple of weeks ago when my steering rack popped the seals out and had to be recon'd so it should be spot on as far as i know, having been out and about in it tonight and had a bit more time in it, im thinking theres another issue with it rather than tracking, the steering is unstable and sometimes heavy/light going into corners depending on what the previous bend was like, damn thing :(
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    if you did the bushes after the previous alignment it'll need doing again.
    the new bushes will locate the lower arms at a slightly different angle to the old,worn bushes...afaik kwik fit do a free check for tracking
    what i've felt,what i've known
    never shined through in what i've shown.

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