Helpful Automotive Resources
November 27, 2019 How to Replace a Front Lower Control ArmControl arm replacement can be difficult—especially if the vehicle’s suspension is rusted and corroded. Separating the ball joint from the steering knuckle can be tricky, too, if you’ve never done the job before. And, oh yeah, you’ll want to get your car’s alignment checked after replacing the control arm.
Front Lower November 26, 2020 Best Brands for Control ArmsA control arm is a part of the suspension that connects a knuckle or wheel flange to the vehicle frame or body and provides the necessary structural support for the suspension system. It also allows the wheels to move up and down when needed.
November 21, 2019 Common Control Arm SymptomsWhen it comes to car parts, control arms don’t get a lot of attention. Instead, it’s all about engines and transmissions. You know, the big, expensive stuff. But control arms are important, too. And they can be a real bear to replace if they’re rusted or seized in place.
January 13, 2021 What Happens if the Control Arm Breaks While DrivingFor a vehicle to have stable steering and good handling, its tires need to have good contact with the road. This is made possible by the suspension system, which is also designed to evenly support the vehicle and reduce shocks from road bumps. It also helps make rides more comfortable.