About Strut Assembly Replacement
What is a strut assembly? The strut assembly is located at the front wheels of a vehicle because of the extra weight of the engine.There are 3 ćtypes of strut assemblys - Strut / Coil Spring Assembly, Passenger Side Front and Passenger Side Rear .A strut assembly includes a number of different pieces including the strut itself, a coil spring and at least one rubber damper. The strut assembly helps to absorb shock from the road. How do you know your strut assembly needs replacing? Loud clunking noises when travelling over bumps Excessive body roll and unstable/bumpy ride Uneven or excessive tire wear, and tires losing contact with the road at times How is your strut assembly replaced by a mobile mechanic? Verify that the struts are bad. Remove worn struts and replace with new ones. Further inspect the suspension system for any other worn or damaged parts. How important is it to have your steering gear adjuster plug replaced? When the strut assembly is damaged, it no longer acts as a shock absorber. Without this shock absorber, driving will be more more rough and unsteady and it may subject your engine to potentially damaging amounts of force.