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Walt Gifford

Put a ruler on the bottom of the frame and measure up to the rear axle to make sure it’s straight with the frame.

Check the washers in the front spindle yokes to make sure they are the same front axle height left and right.

Do you have allot of clag (rubber) build up on the tires? scrape it off with a heat gun and putty knife.

Get a thin tape measure or a string and measure around the outside diameter of the tires left and right when they’re at the same psi. Should be within 1/8″.

Margay makes 3 different almuinum caster pills make sure you have 4 neutral pills, if not make sure they match in type and adjustment on left and right sides.

Put the kart on a flat surface, the steering wheel should be fairly centered.


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