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Ball Joint Replacement (Front) Estimate for Nissan 200SX

Nissan 200SX Ball Joint Replacement (Front) costs $300 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1979 Nissan 200SXL4-2.0LService typeBall Joint Front - Upper Right ReplacementEstimate$276.95Shop/Dealer Price$332.33 - $467.78
1995 Nissan 200SXL4-1.6LService typeBall Joint Front - Upper Right ReplacementEstimate$319.90Shop/Dealer Price$387.75 - $546.60
1983 Nissan 200SXL4-2.2LService typeBall Joint Front - Upper Left ReplacementEstimate$333.67Shop/Dealer Price$408.75 - $603.25
1981 Nissan 200SXL4-2.0LService typeBall Joint Front - Upper Right ReplacementEstimate$254.95Shop/Dealer Price$310.32 - $445.77
1982 Nissan 200SXL4-2.2LService typeBall Joint Front - Upper Right ReplacementEstimate$333.67Shop/Dealer Price$408.77 - $603.28
1995 Nissan 200SXL4-1.6LService typeBall Joint Front - Lower Left ReplacementEstimate$262.35Shop/Dealer Price$318.08 - $448.96
1986 Nissan 200SXL4-1.8L TurboService typeBall Joint Front - Upper Left ReplacementEstimate$339.17Shop/Dealer Price$414.10 - $608.49
1987 Nissan 200SXL4-1.8L TurboService typeBall Joint Front - Lower Right ReplacementEstimate$835.51Shop/Dealer Price$1015.17 - $1457.34
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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.

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Michael

21 years of experience
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Michael
21 years of experience
Nissan 200SX L4-1.6L - Alternator - Rialto, California
Came early and did great job.

Peter

25 years of experience
500 reviews
Peter
25 years of experience
Nissan 200SX L4-1.6L - Tune-up - Northridge, California
Peter was thorough and highly knowledgeable in diagnosing the problems with my wife’s Nissan. I would definitely recommend him.

Ricardo

14 years of experience
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Ricardo
14 years of experience
Nissan 200SX L4-1.6L - Top off coolant - Los Angeles, California
Ricardo is awesome. He was so kind and professional. He went above and beyond to fix my daughters car. He explained everything to us in detail and gave us options. He also gave great recommendations for future repairs. He was nothing like other pushy mechanics who lie and cheat you into unnecessary repairs for money. He will be my go to mechanic from now on.

Kevo

312 years of experience
189 reviews
Kevo
312 years of experience
Nissan 200SX L4-1.6L - Car is not starting - Sacramento, California
He was awesome! He was quick and friendly and answered any and all questions we had no matter how stupid they were.

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