What does the pitman arm do? The Pitman Arm is named after famed railroad engineer George Pitman. It is a sturdy part that should last the lifetime or your vehicle. Connected to the gearbo? it takes uses the motion generated by the sector shaft and uses it to turn the wheels. How do you know you need your pitman arm replaced? Excessive play or inexact steering How is the pitman arm replaced by a mobile mechanic? The vehicle is raised onto jack stands The front tire is removed to access the pitman arm The defective pitman arm is removed and replaced. The front tire is re-installed on the vehicle. The vehicle is lowered off the jack stands and road tested How important is having your pitman arm replaced? Without the ability to steer accuratel? you are putting yoursel? your passengers and other drivers on the road in danger. If you notice that you are unable to steer your vehicle accuratel? contact a mobile mechanic today to ensure a prompt and effective repair.
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How it Works
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.
Book a Time
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.