Articles:

Do My Shocks Need Replacement?

Do My Shocks Need Replacement?

While many drivers associate shock absorbers with comfortability, they also play a crucial role in your car's handling, braking, and general safety. In fact, your shocks can also affect your fuel economy and performance. Since your shocks and struts play such a prominent role in how your motor vehicle operates, it's even more helpful to be able to tell if your shocks are going bad. Our professional team at Rocky Mountain Tire & Auto has the experience to diagnose and replace your struts and shocks whenever you need them. We've compiled this list of symptoms that may indicate you need suspension repair:    Common Signs of Shock Problems All vehicles will eventually require strut and shock replacement over time. Ultimately, your springs start to dip, and your shock absorbers begin to leak. When this happens, there will be unevenness in the front or back of your vehicle.  Worn shocks can affect wheel angle and camber, leading to premature tire wear that ... read more