Wheel Alignment Maintenance - 1997 Nissan Altima

How Does Nissan Altima Alignment Work?

With an alignment service, adjustments are made to your Nissan Altima’s suspension system, which serves to attach your wheels to your vehicle. During the service, calculated changes are made to the angles of your tires. This is so that your tires hit the road at an optimal angle for your vehicle’s performance — just as Nissan intended. When your system is aligned to the measurements that Nissan specifies for your vehicle, all four tires have equal pressure applied to them on the road. As a result, you get several benefits: your car handles better, the lifespan of your tires increases, and significant stress is taken off your suspension system. Bring your 1997 Nissan Altima in for a wheel alignment and we'll start with an alignment check. If needed, we'll adjust your wheel alignment angles to match Nissan recommendations. Plus, we’ll check to make sure your tire pressure is at an optimal level.

When Should I Get Nissan Altima Wheel Alignment?

It's a good idea to have your Nissan Altima alignment checked every 6,000 miles or so. Even a small misalignment can decrease your fuel efficiency, and could lead to premature wear and tear on your vehicle if left unaddressed. You may also want to stop by for an alignment check if you notice any of the following with your 1997 Nissan Altima: a pull to one side while the car is in motion, uneven or rapid tire wear, a steering wheel that feels off center or crooked while driving straight ahead, or tires that squeal frequently. Unlike with other potential issues, you won’t see any dashboard warning lights in your Altima if your wheel alignment needs attention.

How Much Does an Alignment for Nissan Altima Cost?

Let’s talk numbers: Nissan Altima wheel alignment might be more budget-friendly than you think. Over the life of your car, it could help you save on overall costs. Appropriately aligned wheels can support increased tire lifespan and fuel efficiency, meaning you could get more miles out of the same tires or tank of gas. Proper wheel alignment could also lead to fewer auto repairs. Call a nearby Firestone Complete Auto Care to get an estimate for 1997 Nissan Altima wheel alignment costs today.

Nissan Altima Alignment Questions

  • Why does my 1997 Nissan Altima steering feel different? Don’t wait until your alignment is really out-of-whack to get a professional alignment check. Stay safe and have your Altima alignment inspected and corrected as soon as you notice a sign of misaligned wheels.
  • What can knock my Nissan Altima out of alignment? When it’s safe to do so, avoid driving over potholes or hitting curbs. These road obstacles can wreak havoc on your wheel alignment, as can wear and tear from rough road conditions.
  • New tires on your Nissan Altima? Did you just have new tires installed on your Altima? A wheel alignment can help them wear more evenly from the get-go.

Repairs for Your 1997 Nissan Altima

Your Nissan Altima runs best when it’s well cared for. Keep your car running newer, longer with repairs from Firestone Complete Auto Care. Learn more about 1997 Nissan Altima repairs below.

Schedule An Alignment for Your Nissan Altima

When you need your 1997 Nissan Altima alignment checked, trust Firestone Complete Auto Care. Schedule your alignment appointment today.