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I replaced my passenger side caster/camber bushing with an aftermarket adjustable unit in order to align my front end. It seems the adjuster moves frequently and i have to keep readjusting it back to proper position. Is this a common occurrence? Did I install it incorrectly?

My car has 160000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: Hey there, thanks for writing in about your...

Hey there, thanks for writing in about your 1993 Ford Bronco. This is not common. You should have a lock that locks the adjuster in place after the alignment is done. It should not move once the lock nut is tightened down.

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