Tires and Wheels problem
2007 Nissan Murano All Wheel Drive Automatic 33850 miles
I had car at dealer for routein oil change and check up via maintanence plan. I have had no problem with the car. I was told my tires are " feathering" and I need 4 new tires oh yes and a realignment too. I have had the car in for every schedueled rotation, checkup whatever and no prior mention of a problem. I do not feel any pulling. The tires look fine and have good tread. I even had the tecknition show me where they felt " feathering" and I feel nothing. If they had said they suggest an alignment I wouldn't have thought twice and would hav e had it done on the spot. But 800$ for new tires plus and alignment gave me pause for thought. I feel like they are trying to rip me off. I need more info on " feathering" and what it means. How long do I have before I really need to change the tires. Is feathering the result of tires being inadequately balanced in the past or are the wheels starting to go out of alignment?
Thursday, April 15th, 2010 AT 8:14 AM