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Setting the geometry on your vehicle is one of those things that for some reason, most people seem to ignore. Is it that nobody understands it? Is it that nobody knows the powerful potential of a proper setup? The public domain is full of misinformation, and tuners don’t really want to tell you what each setting does and why. Its a broad topic, so it will be split over a few articles, starting with Toe. In this article I will explain how the setting of toe affects the handling of the vehicle, which will equip you with some knowledge as...

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The second in our series of articles discussing vehicle setup, this post will be on camber. Camber is the inclination of the wheel on an axis from the front to the rear of the car and parallel to the road surface. To explain in less technical terms, if you look at the car from the front, its the angle the wheel makes with the vertical – therefore if the wheel is perfectly vertical, that is 0 degrees camber. If the top of the wheel leans in towards the car, that is described as negative camber, and if the top of the...

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