Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Front passenger side 1995 Volkswagon Eurovan T4

asked by on

Hi the front passenger side of my vw t4 has dropped I thought it was the shock absorber but after replacing this it is still the same any ideas what it may be. Thank you for your time Kind regards Tracey
My car has a manual transmission.

Hello - your Eurovan utilizes a torsion bar to support the weight of the front end of your vehicle. Torsion bars can weaken with age, use, and driving conditions. This results in "sinking" or lowering of the body. You may need new torsion bars to re-establish proper ride-height of the chassis. I recommend a suspension inspection performed by a mobile, professional mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, who will come to your location, diagnose this problem, give you an accurate assessment of damage and cost estimate for repairs.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. Front passenger side 1995 Volkswagon Eurovan T4

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: my immobilizer is broken, my car wont start.

You would need to have the immobilizer replaced and reprogrammed by a Honda dealer. This is the only way as it cannot be bypassed. You mentioned you had a few mechanics look at the car already, but if you'd like...

Q: Do you need to remove the doors for 2015 VW Polo Highline to replace headlights 2015 VW Polo Highline

Hi there - NO, it is not necessary to remove the doors to replace the headlights. Get an estimate from another shop.

Q: Front CV drive shaft

Hello. The most important sign is when you drive there isn't any vibration. If the source of your question is due to a vibration and you suspect the drive shaft, the best way to check it is to put the...

Related articles

P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.
P2103 OBD-II Trouble Code: Throttle Actuator Control Motor Circuit High
P2103 means there is a fault with the throttle actuator control motor circuit, likely due to a defective electrical component or part.