A car’s suspension system is one of its most important features; unfortunately, it’s also the one that is most often overlooked. Most of us take it for granted and believe all it does is give you a smooth ride.
But did you know that your car’s suspension system is also one of its most important safety features?
Here’s information about the major components, and how you can make sure your car continues to provide you with a smooth and safe ride.
The springs in your suspension system support the weight of your vehicle. They are a flexible link that allows the frame and body of your car to ride smoothly, while the tyres follow the road.
It’s recommended that shock absorber and suspension performance is checked every 20,000 kilometres. There are also things you can check yourself, which could indicate your car has suspension problems. Signs that indicate your suspension needs checking include:
If your car displays any or all of the above symptoms, it’s time to get your suspension checked. Call Bowen Hills Exhaust & Car Care today to make sure your suspension system is keeping you safe on the road.