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Help 159 TI Tyre Wear

I am sure this has been covered already but could i please have some ideas to improve the front tyre wear on my 2009 159 2.4ltr Diesel TI. Only got about 6,000mls on the last set. It is the inner part of the tyre which is worn. I believe there is no Toe In/Out adjustment which would stop this so is there any good solutions.
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The problem is the standard lower wishbone rear bush has so much movement in it that when the alignment is set up as soon as the car starts moving the toe out is constantly changing.
The solution is to fit a powerflex poly bush and then have the alignment done, I had mine done at Autolusso and the car felt much better with no additional harshness due to the solid bush.
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Proper four wheel alignment has a massively positive effect, as I found myself. I haven't had polyflex bushes but would be sure they'd improve further along with tightening things up a bit more from a handling perspective.
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Contact Ned/AUTOLUSSO on this forum for an idea how you could get this done in Ireland . The POWERFLEX front kit top/bottom plus his own alighnment spec will sort it for you , many of us have had this done with awesome results , not just with tyre wear but handling too.
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On the standard (and refined) suspension rubbers I'm down to 5.5/6.0mm after 10,000 miles. So I'm expecting 20,000 from the Pirellis. The key is the alignment in my (sticky) post.
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