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Just had tires put on 2003 mitsubishi montero they couldn't align the back because bolt that needs to come out was rusted in.1st snow was yesterday. Now truck handles like its in front wheel drive and back slid all over the road. It felt like I was constantly going to lose control.Quite scary and I drive a truck for a living. Any suggestions. Thanks.

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Obviously the bolt needs to come out did they try to heat the bolt up or not ? the only way to properly align it is with the removal of the bolt correct as it rely on caster camber settings so maby a more well known repair shop is in order

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