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Monthly Archives: November 2023

Common Suspension Problems & How to Keep Your Ride Smooth

Common Suspension Problems & How to Keep Your Ride Smooth

It's worth noting that your car's suspension system plays a crucial role in ensuring that your ride is smooth and comfortable. As with any important component, it's necessary to address any issues that arise. That's why we'll explore some common suspension problems and provide tips for avoiding them so that you can continue to enjoy a safe and pleasant ride. 1. Worn-Out Shocks and Struts If you're feeling like your journey is a wild ride on a rough path, take it as a sign to check your shocks and struts. Be aware of any overactive bouncing or a sudden dip during braking. Just like in life, a smooth and steady ride is within reach with proper maintenance. Prevention Tips Regularly inspect your shocks and struts for leaks or visible damage. Replace them every 50,000 miles or as recommended by your vehicle's manual. 2. Uneven Tire Wear Uneven tire wear, especially on the edges, indicates a suspension issue ... read more