Steering & Suspension Service & Repair

Steering & Suspension Service and RepairIf you feel your vehicle has a steering or suspension problem, Cowichan Auto Repair’ has the latest diagnostic equipment and certified mechanics to determine the cause of your steering problems.

Does your car dip or rock when you go over bumps or drift around corners even at low speeds? If you answered yes, it may be time to replace your vehicle’s shocks or struts. Regardless of whether your car or truck has shock absorbers or a strut-based system typical in many front-wheel-drive cars, Cowichan Auto Repair’ has the car suspension know-how to diagnose and repair any problem and get you back on the road with a smooth ride.

Rough road conditions don’t just make for a bad ride, they can throw out your wheel alignment. Misaligned wheels can cause a host of problems, including uneven tire wear and dangerous steering conditions. Proper wheel alignment provides safer handling, improves gas mileage, and can help your tires last longer.

Common steering/suspension services include:

  • Ball Joint Replacement
  • Inner Tie Rod Replacement
  • Outer Tie Rod Replacement
  • Shock Replacement
  • Strut Replacement
  • Suspension Inspection
  • Sway Bar Link Replacement
  • Wheel Alignment

Steering & Suspension Frequently Asked Questions

I can feel every bump in the road when I drive. Should I get a new suspension?
My car's suspension makes noises when I drive less than 25mph. What could be the cause of this, and should I be worried?
My steering wheel feels stuck. Could it be jammed?
When I take my hand off the wheel, the car pulls to the left. Why is it doing that?
My car's suspension is starting to make squeak-like noises. What's the best way to grease it up?
My steering column shakes when I brake hard. Is this normal?
What is the difference between shocks & struts?

Our steering and suspension service replaces worn, damaged or missing steering or suspension parts that are not performing as intended. Properly maintaining your vehicle’s suspension helps restore ride comfort and handling performance. It can also save you hundreds of dollars by eliminating premature tire wear. Visit the experts at Cowichan Auto Repair for this and other services to keep your vehicle in excellent condition.

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