Vehicle Steering Repairs
Tyres & Mechanical Albury
If you notice any sloppiness, juddering, floating, or other issues with your steering, make sure to book in with us for a check as soon as possible. Even better, to ensure that your steering is maintained to Albury (Lavington) conditions we recommend regular checks. Schedule them in with your wheel alignment for peace of mind.
How Do I know When I Need A Steering Repair?
Your cars power steering system is very complex and is perhaps the most overlooked of all vehicle
systems that require regular maintenance. It is an extremely complicated and sophisticated
hydraulic mechanism. The system usually contains a power steering pump, drive belts, bearings,
valves, hoses and seals.
Regular servicing is a better option than waiting for things to go wrong and then facing expensive steering repairs. A power steering service involves a safety and performance inspection of the entire system. After this, you should ask for recommendations (if needed) that will make your power steering system safe.
What Are The Little Rubber Bits Under My Car? Why Are They Important For My Cars Suspension System?
The little rubber bits are called bushes or bushings and are designed to allow flexibility in the
suspension system whilst ensuring correct mounting and alignment of individual suspension
components. Bushes are used to ensure correct positioning of components such as sway bars, shock
absorbers, torsion bars and control arms. Suspension bushes can, aid in cornering, making your
driving more exhilarating, reduce the harshness of your vehicles ride and enhance the comfort of
Damage or worn bushes impact on your vehicles tyre wear, steering and braking systems. Checking your vehicles bushes should be part of any safety inspection of your car.
If you are ever worried about your vehicles steering, it is crucial that you speak to an experienced specialist and get it looked at for peace of mind or to avoid unnecessary incidents.Contact us today or book now.