Front End

Car Shakes Over 50 MPH
By December 4, 2013 1 Comments Read More →

Car Shakes Over 50 MPH

Mr. Austin I am so thankful to have found your website today it has been very helpful to me.  I have a question for you that I do not see you have already answered. My car shakes when I drive over 50 MPH, what do you think could be the reason for this? Louis   […]

Front End Alignment
By September 13, 2013 2 Comments Read More →

Front End Alignment

How do you know when your car needs a front end alignment?  I get tons of emails each week asking about front and 4 wheel alignments and I wanted to share just some basic information with you guys and a few videos I made that might help you determine if you really need an alignment […]

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Tire Alignment Cost

Reader Question Hi there trusty mechanic. Super quick question for you today, I know you are probably swamped answering emails all day long. My wife drives a Honda Accord, 2009 I think. We need to have a set of tires put on the front and the mechanic wants to do a 4 wheel alignment as […]

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Wheel Bearing Noise?

Wheel Bearing Noise?

Mr. Davis, I have a question regarding my Chevrolet Blazer LS 2dr, 2wd. It has 166,500 approx. miles on it and is very loud when I drive it. I am in college and don’t have a lot of money to spend. My friend is pretty knowledgeable with mechanics and thinks that the bearings are going […]

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Wheel Squeaks on Bumps
By August 4, 2012 Read More →

Wheel Squeaks on Bumps

Hey Austin Long time…no talk. We’re talking car problems in the office and of course, I’m listening to these engineers tell each other what they think the problem is, but the one who has the problem keeps spending money trying to get everything fixed…but still hears the same problem. His left front wheel makes squeaking […]

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Front End Alignment Problems

Front End Alignment Problems

Hello, my name is Cory and I brought my vehicle in to Monroe muffler to get a tire issue repaired front driver tire wearing on outside of tire . the manager said I needed an idler arm passenger side replaced. he said it moved a bit and I need it changed (truck is under 3 […]

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Noise In Front End

Just recently I have noticed that my Chevy S-10 pick-up is making a really strange noise that I can’t seem to pinpoint. I am hearing a loud screeching and clanging sound in the front end. It seems to only make this noise when the vehicle is in motion and after it has been moving for […]

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Worn Out Struts?
By November 30, 2008 Read More →

Worn Out Struts?

Hi Mr. Davis, I have an Acura with 110K. Everything is fine with the vehicle, but it rides somewhat rougher than I think it should. Small bumps on relatively smooth roads don’t cause any problem, but when the road is rough, the ride becomes very rough. Of course this is somewhat normal, but rather than […]

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