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Front end of 2007 kia optima

I just bought a 2007 kia optima . a tire repair man said that my front right tire keeps getting eaten away by the fact that my front end is aluminum and is bent and can not be fixed. is this true and what shall I do?

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  • saulr66 Feb 23, 2009

    I have a 2006.5 optima, From day one i've been having front end trouble.Both front tires get eaten on the very inside,very hard to notice,turn the wheel all the way left or right and youll see tire wear all the way to the metal,very dangerous.I have been given 4 sets of tires free on kia,the dealer says they fixed the problem but 3000 miles later its the same thing.what should i do.

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U need to have a auto body shop check it out. They can determine how far out of spec it is, and what is required to fix it, as they deal with car collision work every day. Good luck!!

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