Audi S5 Ball Joint Replacement (Front) at your home or office.

Our mobile mechanics offer services 7 days a week. Upfront and transparent pricing.

Get an upfront price

Service Area

Average rating from customers who
received a Ball Joint Front Replacement.
Learn More

$113.81 - $321.53

Price range for all vehicles


YourMechanic Benefits

Online Booking

Mechanic comes to you

12-month / 12k-mile warranty

Free 50 point safety inspection

Our certified mobile mechanics can come to your home or office 7 days a week between 7 AM and 9 PM.

Average rating from customers who
received a Ball Joint Front Replacement.
Learn More


Ball Joint Replacement (Front) Estimate for Audi S5

Audi S5 Ball Joint Replacement (Front) costs $175 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
2010 Audi S5V6-3.0L TurboService typeBall Joint Front - Upper Right ReplacementEstimate$318.27Shop/Dealer Price$406.19 - $603.36
2016 Audi S5V6-3.0L TurboService typeBall Joint Front - Upper Left ReplacementEstimate$332.09Shop/Dealer Price$423.32 - $630.74
2010 Audi S5V6-3.0L TurboService typeBall Joint Front - Upper Left ReplacementEstimate$318.27Shop/Dealer Price$406.19 - $603.36
2017 Audi S5V6-3.0L TurboService typeBall Joint Front - Upper Left ReplacementEstimate$337.09Shop/Dealer Price$409.99 - $603.65
2012 Audi S5V6-3.0L TurboService typeBall Joint Front - Upper Left ReplacementEstimate$332.09Shop/Dealer Price$427.67 - $638.35
2010 Audi S5V6-3.0L TurboService typeBall Joint Front - Lower Right ReplacementEstimate$227.29Shop/Dealer Price$289.41 - $416.05
2013 Audi S5V6-3.0L TurboService typeBall Joint Front - Lower Right ReplacementEstimate$152.63Shop/Dealer Price$191.26 - $258.27
2011 Audi S5V6-3.0L TurboService typeBall Joint Front - Lower Left ReplacementEstimate$157.63Shop/Dealer Price$200.55 - $270.79
Show example Audi S5 Ball Joint Replacement (Front) prices

Ball Joint Replacement (Front) Service

What is the Ball Joint Front all about?

Ball joints are a part of your vehicle's suspension system that connect the steering knuckles to the control arms. A ball joint is essentially a flexible ball and socket that allows the suspension to move and, at the same time, the wheels to steer. Cars and trucks will have multiple ball joint assemblies depending on their type of suspension system.

Like any other suspension component, ball joints will eventually wear out and become loose. Excessive play in the joint can affect wheel alignment and tire wear. Loose joints can also cause suspension noise (typically a "clunking" sound when going over a bump). If a ball joint fails, the suspension can collapse, causing a loss of control of the vehicle.

Keep in mind:

Depending on the suspension design, ball joints can be found either in the front or the rear. The vehicle may need to be taken to a shop for wheel alignment after this service. Mobile mechanics do not have the machinery to align wheels.

How it's done:

  • Remove the wheels.
  • Remove the control arm(s).
  • Remove and replace ball joints.
  • Check the entire suspension system for any problems.

Our recommendation:

When applicable, make sure the ball joints are lubricated during a major service.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Ball Joint Front?

  • Clunking noise from front tires.
  • Steering wheel shakes.
  • Car moves to the right or left, especially going over the bumps.
  • Vehicle tires have abnormal wear.

How important is this service?

The ball joint connects the control arm to the steering knuckle. As the wheels – and therefore the steering knuckles – move, the ball joints help the suspension – and therefore the control arm – stay steady. And as the suspension moves, the ball joints help the wheels steer. When the ball joints fail, the suspension and wheels have a hard time working independent of each other. This puts unnecessary strain on each component, which can alter wheel alignment and severely damage the suspension.

Fast and easy service at your home or office

GET A QUOTE FOR YOUR CAR

Backed by 12-month, 12.000-mile guarantee


Meet some of our expert Audi mechanics

Real customer reviews from Audi owners like you.

Excellent Rating


YourMechanic Audi S5 Service

Average Rating

5/5

Number of Reviews

45

Rating Summary
43
2
0
0
0
43
2
0
0
0

Maxwell

17 years of experience
390 reviews
Maxwell
17 years of experience
Audi S5 - Spark Plugs - Cypress, Texas
Every good thing you read in the ratings here for Maxwell seems spot-on. Intelligent, engaging, expert, personable, and timely. I haven't yet had occasion to drive the car, but am comfortable that it's exactly as it should be. My near-20 year search for a mechanic I can count on looks like it's reached its end.

Tinashe

12 years of experience
287 reviews
Tinashe
12 years of experience
Audi S5 - Coolant is leaking - Smyrna, Georgia
Technician was excellent!!! Thank you

Adrian

11 years of experience
15 reviews
Adrian
11 years of experience
Audi S5 - Transmission Fluid Service - Miami, Florida
Very pleasant experience and satisfactory outcome.

Cyrus

34 years of experience
110 reviews
Cyrus
34 years of experience
Audi S5 - Clunking or knocking noise from wheels - Atlanta, Georgia
Cyrus was on time, professional, quick, and helpful. I will continue to use him.

Excellent Rating


YourMechanic Audi S5 Service

Average Rating

5/5

Number of Reviews

45

Rating Summary
43
2
0
0
0
43
2
0
0
0
Red-stars EXCELLENT RATING ON
Number of Audi S5 services completed
495+
services done by our mechanics
TOTAL NUMBER OF EXPERT Audi MECHANICS
600+
experts on our platform

How can we help?

Our service team is available 7 days a week, Monday - Friday from 6 AM to 5 PM PST, Saturday - Sunday 7 AM - 4 PM PST.

1-800-701-6230 · hi@yourmechanic.com