Your vehicle's suspension system is something you might have never heard about, or don’t know enough about and because of that, we take it for granted. However, your suspension system is actually what supports your car, and with no support there is no car, and then you have a real problem. So let’s ensure that your suspension stays intact by having it maintained.
After years of supporting several tons of metal year after year your suspension is bound to wear out and that's where suspension repair and maintenance are important. A common myth about a car's suspension is that it is mainly about having a smooth ride, when in fact your suspension can affect the ability to control your vehicle, especially when it comes to stopping and turning. As this system is critical in keeping you and your passengers safe and comfortable when driving it's in our best interest to keep your suspension in a good working condition.
Signs Your Vehicle Needs Suspension Repair
So, how does one know when your suspension needs maintenance? There are several tell tale signs when you need to bring your can in for suspension maintenance and repairs.
Get a Suspension Service if:
Every 50,000 miles
Every year - regardless of the miles - age causes the deterioration of your system.
Unusual bouncy or harsh ride
Vibration at any speed
Unusual noise in the front end of your car when going over bumps
Unexpected noise when turning the steering wheel
Steering wheel is no longer alighted straight
Your vehicle drifts left or right when driving in a straight line
Uneven tire wear
You observe fluid leaks under the front of your car
Car sways, feels loose or wanders when driving
When your tires have been replaced - worn parts can reduce your tires longevity
When your brake system is serviced
If you find fluid leaking where you parked
Anytime your vehicle is in for a routine service
If your vehicle is experiencing any of these symptoms, book an appointment or call us today! Don’t remember the last time your suspension was inspected? Check your miles and next time you are out for a drive lookout for these signs.
SUSPENSION & TIRE SERVICES
Tire sales and installation
Tire Rotation and balancing
Air pressure checks
TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitor
Systems) Repair and service
Shock and Strut replacement
Suspension component replacement
and repairs (such as tie rods, control
arms, sway bar links, etc…)