Having problems with your 1997 Mercury Cougar XR7 ?

The driver side front tire wobbles

\015 Just changed the struts, sway bars and brakes on the front end, a month later the ball joint on driver side broke, fixed the control arm and ball joint and now the driver side tire is wobbling. anyone know why this could be?\015 Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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Have u had your car lined up at a aliment shop if not your toe end and camber could be not adjusted right
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