Ball Joint Lubrication at your home or office.

Our certified mechanics come to you・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
Logo-yelp
CUSTOMERS LOVE US ON YELP
4.5 out of 5 (550 reviews)
Icon-warranty_badge-02
SERVICES BACKED BY OUR
12-Month, 12,000-Mile Warranty
How does YourMechanic work?    
Icon-quote-hiw
Get a quote

Choose from 600+ repair, maintenance, and diagnostic services, backed by our 12-month, 12,000-mile warranty.

Icon-calendar-hiw
Book an appointment

Tell us when to meet you at your home or office. We’ll send one of our vetted, top-rated mechanics.

Icon-fixed-hiw
Get your car fixed

Continue with your day while our mechanic fixes your car onsite. You pay only after the job is done.

How much does Lubricate Ball Joints cost?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to. Our mechanics are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office.

YourMechanic Price
$70 to $80
Labor: $70 - $80
Parts: $0
Average dealer price
$93
Average shop price
$83
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
Get a quote
ServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
Lubricate Ball Joints for 2008 Pontiac Solstice L4-2.0L TurboYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.52 - $95.41
Lubricate Ball Joints for 1999 GMC K1500 V8-5.7LYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.59 - $95.53
Lubricate Ball Joints for 1981 Mercury Zephyr V8-4.2LYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.54 - $95.45
Lubricate Ball Joints for 1980 Chevrolet C10 Suburban V8-5.7LYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.56 - $95.49
Lubricate Ball Joints for 1967 Mercury Marauder V8-6.7LYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.53 - $95.43
Lubricate Ball Joints for 2012 Subaru Impreza H4-2.5L TurboYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.52 - $95.40
Lubricate Ball Joints for 2013 Hyundai Elantra GT L4-1.8LYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.61 - $95.56
Lubricate Ball Joints for 1970 Plymouth Fury II V8-5.2LYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.59 - $95.52
Show example Lubricate Ball Joints prices

Lubricate Ball Joints Service & Cost

What is lubricating the ball joints all about?

Good suspension allows the wheels to move over bumps and potholes smoothly while making the car experience a very small amount of the jolt. In order for the wheels to move freely of the vehicle’s body, joints connect parts together while allowing them to move around. On parts that need to move in multiple directions at the same time, ball joints are the only solution.

Keep in mind:

  • To access the ball joint, wheels and brake components will usually have to be removed.
  • When lubricating the ball joint, the steering knuckle and other suspension components can be inspected for excess wear.
  • If a ball joint is covered in a rubber boot, the mechanic will make sure that the boot is still protecting the joint from dirt and debris.

How it's done:

  • The vehicle is raised and supported on jack stands
  • The ball joints on the suspension system is located
  • The Zerk grease fittings on the ball joints are located
  • New grease is pumped into the grease fittings with a grease gun
  • The vehicle is lowered off of the jack stands

Our recommendation:

The ball joints should be lubricated when the manufacturer suggests. This information can usually be found in a vehicle’s manual. The lubricant may wear away prematurely if the joint is not properly protected. Servicing the ball joints usually requires the removal of the wheels and brakes. This allows access to other components that usually aren’t as easily serviceable. Other joints aside from the ball joint may need lubrication. Parts may be showing excess wear. The steering knuckle and control arm should be inspected as well. There are many kinds of suspension and steering components that a vehicle could have, so consult the vehicle’s manual for any model-specific repairs or services that may need to be done.

What are the common symptoms indicating you need to lubricate the ball joints?

  • Loud squeaking or groaning when the suspension moves or when steering
  • Steering or suspension seems to operate less smoothly

How important is this service?

This service is fairly important and affects crucial components in the vehicle. Proper lubrication of components is a staple of preventative maintenance. Ball joints have to be completely replaced when they become too worn, and wear happens much faster without proper lubrication.

Fast and easy Lubricate Ball Joints 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 mechanics

Real customer reviews from owners like you.

18 reviews
Shay
23 years of experience
Thanks for the great service. Shay is professional, straight forward, and I trust him. My AC blows cold now, and thanks for the FYI about the engine mount.
2007 TOYOTA CAMRY - CAR AC REPAIR
Want Shay's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
3 reviews
Dustin
8 years of experience
Dustin arrived on time did a great job. He knows what he is doing. Courteous and professional.
2013 TOYOTA HIGHLANDER - BRAKE PADS REPLACEMENT (FRONT)
Want Dustin's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
3 reviews
Ryan
2001 years of experience
Great mechanic, very nice and explained detailed things he found. Will definitely rebook. On time and very knowledgeable, did job very quickly and efficiently.. Thanks...
2008 CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500 - OIL CHANGE
Want Ryan's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
3 reviews
Josh
14 years of experience
Josh was great. He has shown up little early which worked out perfectly for and did a clean and professional job.
2010 NISSAN ROGUE - SERPENTINE/DRIVE BELT REPLACEMENT
Want Josh's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
Get a quote
ServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
Lubricate Ball Joints for 2008 Pontiac Solstice L4-2.0L TurboYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.52 - $95.41
Lubricate Ball Joints for 1999 GMC K1500 V8-5.7LYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.59 - $95.53
Lubricate Ball Joints for 1981 Mercury Zephyr V8-4.2LYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.54 - $95.45
Lubricate Ball Joints for 1980 Chevrolet C10 Suburban V8-5.7LYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.56 - $95.49
Lubricate Ball Joints for 1967 Mercury Marauder V8-6.7LYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.53 - $95.43
Lubricate Ball Joints for 2012 Subaru Impreza H4-2.5L TurboYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.52 - $95.40
Lubricate Ball Joints for 2013 Hyundai Elantra GT L4-1.8LYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.61 - $95.56
Lubricate Ball Joints for 1970 Plymouth Fury II V8-5.2LYourMechanic Price$70.00Shop/Dealer Price$84.59 - $95.52
Show example Lubricate Ball Joints prices

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