Boldmere Service & MOT Centre

Boldmeres only authorised MOT Centre

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If your car is having issues with its suspension, it can be difficult to diagnose. The identification of the signs is simple, but recognizing the source of the problem is another concern altogether.

Nevertheless, it is important not to ignore these problems. For instance, if your car has poor wheel alignment, it means your car’s suspension isn’t working adequately. The wheels have to be pointed in the same direction and if they are not, then you need to see a mechanic.

Likewise, the shock absorbers may not be working properly as well. When they are exposed to considerable wear and tear, your car may begin bouncing more than before, especially when there are bumps on the road. This is another symptom of the suspension not working adequately.

Furthermore, an issue can also arise in the springs. Springs are a vital component of the suspensions. They accommodate the car’s weight. When they become worn out, the car may not be on an equal footing and may tilt more towards one side. This is a sign that you need to get the springs fixed.

Other examples of problems with the suspension include problems with the ball joints or the control arms.

You should contact Boldmere so we can take a look at your car’s suspension.