Ball joint wear can be tricky for the normal vehicle owner to pinpoint. Most don’t even know that they exist! For this reason, it’s important that your entire suspension system is inspected from head to toe. These components are what connects your tires to the vehicle suspension system, making them critical. They are subject to normal use wear and tear, making routine inspections, repairs, and replacements absolutely necessary.
If you hear any unusual clunking noises while operating your vehicle, uneven tire wear-downs, or if you notice that your vehicle is starting to drift to one side while driving, it’s important that you give us a call immediately. These are all possible symptoms pointing towards ball joint repair or ball joint replacement. Do NOT neglect these vital parts of your suspension and tire system. Ignoring the above mentioned symptoms can lead to hazardous driving and detrimental damage to your vehicle, blossoming a small fix into a costly problem.
As previously stated, ball joint breaks and wear can be hard to detect outside of a few signs. You’ll need the keen and professional eye of expert mechanics to find and repair the issue. At Al and Sons Automotive, we have just those types of mechanics. With over 50 years of experience, our crew has seen it all. We’ll ensure that your ball joints are in peak performance conditions so that you and your passengers remain safe out on the road. Give us a call or stop by the shop today for an honest cost estimate and fantastic service!