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Since the holes are missing for the alignment mirror tool, how does the shop align the car?


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Some alignment heads grab the lip of the wheel, this can leave dings if a tech isn't careful

others will wrap around the back of the wheel, these of course are very safe

a friend of mine w/ a m5 who is also a bmw dealer tech has access to a john bean alignment rack with heads that wrap around the back of the wheel so they won't leave any marks.

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Hunter Hawk Eye Elite uses heads that grab the tyre and has a rubber ring that rests against the face of the wheel.
It’s one of the most accurate machines out there (but still only as good as the person using it)
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