Helpful Automotive Resources
November 27, 2019 How to Replace a Front Lower Control ArmShould you decide to tackle the job yourself, expect to pay anywhere from approximately $50 to $100 for a new control arm. Once again, if you’ve got a fancy car, the cost may be higher.
What Tools Do You Need to Replace Your Front Lower Control Arm?
November 26, 2019 How to Diagnose a Faulty Control ArmThere are a variety of ways you can check the control arms, control arm bushings, and ball joints for wear. Obviously, you’ll need to raise and support the vehicle safely to perform most of these inspections. And don’t forget to put on your safety glasses.
November 21, 2019 Common Control Arm SymptomsYeah, easier said than done. When I went to remove the first arm, the mounting bolt spun around in circles but did not back out. At the same time, the twisting motion from my impact wrench turned the bushing into a pretzel. It didn’t take me long to realize the