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Do Your Shocks & Struts Need To Be Replaced?

Have you been wondering when to replace your shocks and or struts? Years of testing and proven research has shown that at around 50,000 miles, original equipment shocks and struts may be worn to the point of needing replacement. There are many determining factors that can effect when they need to be changed but typically it depends on your vehicle and driving conditions.

Have Your Shocks & Struts Replaced At Last Chance Auto Repair

Do you want to keep your ride rolling smooth, safe, all while saving as much as possible on gas? Then keeping up on your shock & strut replacement service intervals is a good thing to stay on top of. If you’re looking for shock and strut repairs in Plainfield, Naperville, Bolingbrook, Romeoville, IL, bring your car, van, suv, truck, vehicle to Last Chance Auto Repair.

Quality services at more than fair prices, guaranteed.

If your vehicle’s mileage exceeds 50,000 miles, it may be time to consider replacing your shocks and or struts. Worn suspension components may diminish stability hence safety of your vehicle all while reducing driver control. Replacing your shocks and struts accordingly provides, enhanced handling, better control, greater stability, shorter braking distances, plus and most importantly a safer more comfortable vehicle. You break it, we fix it. But why? Just maintain it.

If you’re not sure when to replace your shocksand struts, give us a call or stop by our team at Last Chance Auto Repair. Our team of experts will help you determine which service you need, when you need it, and then schedule it accordingly to whatever best suits your needs.

Time To Replace Your Shocks and Struts?

Is it time to replace your shocks and struts Plainfield, Naperville, Bolingbrook, Romeoville, IL, area? Check out the little shock and strut replacement cheat sheet out below to see if your due for new shocks and struts. Are you due? Give Last Chance a call at 815-577-0327 now!

• Fluid leaking out of the shock or strut bodies • Shock or strut bodies are dented or damaged • Mounts or bushings are broken or worn • Cupped, uneven, wavy, tire wear • Vehicle sways or leans when turning • Vehicle “nose dives” when you apply brakes • Excessive bouncing after hitting a bumps • Harsh, bumpy or shaky ride • Steering is stiff and or makes noise • Does any of this seem just a little bit to familiar?

After reading the above information do you think your vehicle is due for new shocks and or struts? Still not quite sure? Stop by Last Chance Auto Repair at 12052 S Naper-Plainfield Rd In Plainfield, IL, 60585, for a free shock and or strut evaluation. That’s correct I said a free evaluation!

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