12-09-2010, 06:08 PM
Join Date: Nov 2009
My Ride: 2005 ZHP TT Stg 1
So 380 for replcing the RTABS and wheel alignment?
Originally Posted by El Polo
my car is in the body shop getting the subframe repaired.
The guy just called me saying that my right RTAB is broken, and he suggests to replace both left and right, for another $380.
The RTAB is $26 according to that diagram
, part number 33326770786, showing as #4 in the diagram. Am I right so far?
So what do you guys think? am I about to get raped? should I do it myself? I'm sure I could (using the DIY found in this forum), but they are telling me they have to perform a wheel alignment and won't if they don't replace at least the broken one.
Any input will be greatly appreciated, thanks.
Fixed ~costs from your end:
RTAB Tool: $100
so $228 more for them to do the RTAB install
You'd have to order stuff, wait for it to come in, get the car up on jackstands, it'd probably take a few hours to press them out and in and align the RTAB console to the wheel hub just right and use your torque wrench on it, then you'd have to take the car to get aligned.
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Last edited by McSpeed; 12-09-2010 at 06:09 PM.