When was the last time you thought about your steering and suspension system? It’s probably been a while hasn’t it? Don’t worry. Most people don’t think about their steering and suspension system unless it is acting up and causing them trouble. This system is an incredibly complex network of moving parts that work together to control the steering and handling of your vehicle.
When you need steering and suspension service or repair, you need to know that your mechanic has the expertise and resources to work on such a complicated system. At Cergizan’s Auto and Truck Repair, we combine the expertise of our ASE-Certified technicians with top-quality parts and state of the art equipment to give you steering and suspension repair that you can truly depend on.
Steering and Suspension System
When we say steering and suspension systems, what does that mean? What components are actually involved? While the makeup of steering and suspension systems can vary across vehicles depending on the make and model, most systems consist of:
- Ball joints
- Idler arm
- Pitman arm
- Center link
- Steering gear box
- Tie rod end
- Control arms
Like we said before, all of these components work together to steer your vehicle where you want to go as well as give you the comfortable ride you have come to expect. If any component is loose or damaged it can compromise your entire system and put your vehicle’s handling and safety in jeopardy.
Steering and Suspension Repair
Knowing the signs of steering and suspension trouble is the first step in keeping your vehicle’s handling intact. Some of these signs include:
- A bouncier ride than you normally have
- A corner of your vehicle that is sagging or sitting lower than the rest
- Pulling to the left or right
- A rolling motion when you go around corners or change lanes
- Difficulty steering
- Feeling every little bump or piece of debris in the road.
If you are experiencing any of these issues Cergizan’s Auto and Truck Repair in Chesterton, IN, is here to help. And we are so confident in our work that we offer a 2 year/24,000 mile repair warranty. Our team is dedicated to delivering the best possible repair and service to every customer who walks through our doors. Call us today to schedule your next appointment.