What is the steering column? The steering wheel is connected to the steering box or rack and pinion steering system by the steering column and allows the driver to turn the wheel with ease. Many functions such as a shifter handl? turn signa? wiper activation handl? a button for hazard light? a tilt lever to move the steering column up or down and a horn feature are attached to the steering column. How do you know your steering column needs to be replaced? Column starts making a clicking sound Steering wheel doesnt return to center after completing a turn You notice the column feels loose when you turn the steering wheel The column tilt does not lock into place How is your steering column replaced by a mobile mechanic? Wheel chocks are placed around the vehicles tires and the battery is disconnected so the air bags can be disabled. The broken steering column is removed and replaced with a new column. The battery is reconnected and the vehicle is run to check the functionality of the new column. How important is it to have your steering column replaced? If your steering column is broke? you may not be able to properly control your vehicle while driving.
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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.
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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.