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Symptoms of Bad or Failing Stabilizer Bar Links
Common signs include clunking or rattling noises from the tire area, poor handling, and loose steering wheel.
Will Coilovers Improve My Car's Handling?
In the land of aftermarket suspensions there are spring kits, air bag kits, adjustable shocks and struts, and a variety of other approaches to improving handling and/or changing ride height, but when the...
How Does Power Steering Impact a Vehicle’s Handling?
Many cars today, and almost all trucks and utility vehicles, feature power steering. Power steering (also known as power-assisted steering) greatly eases parking and other low-speed driving and it’s a practical necessity for...
What Are the Dangers of Lowering My Car?
It has become fairly common for car owners to modify their cars’ suspensions to make their car ride lower. Usually aesthetics are one of the most important reasons for reducing ride height — many...

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How does power steering affect a car’s handling?
When considering the effects of power steering on a vehicle's handling it is important to realize that there are several types of power steering systems used in today's automobiles. While most vehicles in the past used a type of steering...
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Can I Improve my Car's Handling With a new Coilover Kit
Yes. Coilovers provide a relatively easy way to fine tune the suspension on your car. Coilovers typically provide fairly easy adjustability of vehicle ride height and shock damping, depending on which coilover manufacturer you chose. Lowering the ride height lowers...
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What Are the Drawbacks Of Lowering My Car?
While lowering a car or truck can make it look cooler, increase aerodynamics, and provide a lower center of gravity, more often than not there are downfalls to consider as well. This process can be done professionally but is sometimes...
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Can a wide turn on a pickup be fixed?
Long bed trucks do have a large turning radius, made even larger if the vehicle is 4x4. As the dealer said, this cannot be changed. However, if you feel the turning radius is abnormally large and others of the same...
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Doors and hatch not opening
Each of the doors would need to be checked to see if the lock actuators are keeping the doors locked or the latch in each door is bad. Removal of the inside door panels will be needed to access the...

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