Suspension Systems: Keeping Your Ride Smooth and Safe

Suspension System

Everyone knows that a car needs a functional engine and exhaust system to drive. They understand the purpose of lights for safety, but how many people know that a suspension system is one of the things that keeps your tires on the road and your ride smooth? Here’s what you should know about your suspension!

What It Does

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Getting to Know your Vehicle’s Suspension System

Quanz Auto Body in Albuquerque is your one-stop-shop for mechanical and collision repairs. We service all makes and models of vehicles. We believe in giving our customers quality information so they aren’t stuck in the dark when something is happening to their vehicle. This week we talk about vehicle suspension systems. These are very important part of your vehicle and we will tell you why. Continue reading Getting to Know your Vehicle’s Suspension System

The Danger of Potholes

It’s time to talk about one of the most potentially damaging aspects of the road: potholes. With more and more potholes being found on our roads here in Albuquerque, the more potential there is for damage to be caused to cars and trucks. AAA estimates that drivers spend nearly $5 million every year repairing and replacing parts that were damaged because of a pothole. Continue reading The Danger of Potholes

Bouncing Around

How You Can Tell When It’s Time for New Shocks and Struts

When understanding if it’s time to replace your vehicle’s shocks or struts, it’s probably best to understand what they do. Oftentimes people are wary to replace a part on their vehicle if they don’t know the function of the part. Usually people only hear the repair estimate and decide against repairs, unfortunately by putting off important repairs, like shocks and struts, you can be setting yourself up for larger repair costs down the road. Continue reading Bouncing Around

What’s Causing that “Clunking”?

One very common problem that you may encounter at some point during your vehicle’s life is that dreaded clunking sound. Your first thought may be to wonder what’s causing it or if it’s safe to continue driving. If you continue driving, you run the risk of causing further damage to your car that can end up costing you a lot of money to get repaired. Continue reading What’s Causing that “Clunking”?