It?ôs important for drivers to understand that shocks and struts play a critical role in their vehicle?ôs safety.

Remember, properly functioning shocks and struts will:

??Keep your tires on the road
??Give the vehicle a comfortable ride
??Help maintain alignment
??Stabilize the vehicle
?? Prolong the life of other parts of the suspension

When a shock or strut is not operating properly, you may notice several warning signs:

??Your car will continue to ?úrock??after hitting a bump
??Your car?ôs ride will begin to feel bouncy or mushy
??Nose dives on hard braking
??Excessive fluid leakage
??Broken or worn bushings
??Unusual tire wear