Brakes and Beyond


Broken or worn coil springs constitute a major compromise in a vehicle’s suspension system.

Did you know that your car rests on a set of four large coil springs? Your car rides on springs much like those on a pogo stick.  That’s right. Your car rides on coil springs, so with regard to suspension its more like riding a pogo stick than a riding […]

Picture of a very large spring. A car's suspension springs must be very large to support the weight of the vehicle and its cargo.

Squealing brakes? What to do when you hear unusual brake sounds ?

Brake Sounds We all know that high pitched squeal that sends shivers down the spine and attracts unwanted glares at as our brakes bring our car to a halt at a stoplight. Brakes have a way of making themselves known with unusual brake sounds when they are in need of […]


Do My Struts Need To Be Changed?

We’ve all been to the repair shop for a routine oil change and walked out with an estimate for thousands of dollars worth of repairs. Of course, the question in all our minds when this happens is “what of this stuff really needs to be done?”. Well, if your struts […]

Struts