What is the front ball joint? Ball joints are part of a vehicles suspension system and are found in the front or rear of the vehicle. A ball joint is a flexible ball that connects the steering knuckles to the control arm? and allows the suspension to move and the wheels to steer. How do you know a ball joint needs to be replaced? Your tires have excessive or abnormal wear Your steering wheel shakes and the car drifts right or left while going over a bump Clunking noise coming from the front tires How are ball joints replaced by a mobile mechanic? Wheels are removed. Control arms are removed. Ball joints are removed and replaced and the entire suspension system is checked for any other problems. How important is it to have ball joints replaced? When the ball joints fai? the suspension and wheels have a hard time working independent of each other. This can put strain on both of these components and can misalign the wheels and damage the suspension.
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Get an instant online price for most maintenance and tire services. For repairs, you can book a service call and a mechanic will diagnose the concern and give you a quote, on-site. If you would like a quote before we see the vehicle, you can Request a Quote in as little as 60 seconds and receive your quote by email or phone, usually within 1 business hour.
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After selecting your service(s) (or a diagnostic), simply select a day & time that works best for you and we will dispatch our best-suited technician or mechanic, based on your vehicle & needs. You will receive a confirmation email with the details and a reminder email/SMS as well. Auto care has never been easier!
Once the technician arrives, they will explain the work order, what they will be doing and then begin work on your vehicle. In most cases, a complementary Digital Vehicle Inspection will be completed so you can have peace of mind that your vehicle is in good condition or what may need to be addressed in the future.