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(337) 824-5685
1303 N. Cutting Ave. | Jennings, LA
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Jennings Tire Center, Inc. provides Ball Joint Replacement services to Jennings, LA, Welsh, LA, Crowley, LA, and other surrounding areas.

Approx. Time: 120 Minutes  |  

The Basics Behind Ball Joint Replacement Services at Jennings Tire Center, Inc.

The suspension system allows your tires to maintain constant contact with the road, especially on uneven surfaces like bumps and potholes. Ball joints are ball-and-socket joints located between the control arm and the steering knuckle. Ball joints act as the pivot point between the wheels and the rest of the suspension system. They are designed to allow for movement in two planes at once while providing ease of rotation in those planes. They allow a vehicle’s suspension system to move up or down while the wheels turn left or right. Vehicles with shocks have upper and lower ball joints, while many vehicles with struts have only lower ball joints. Some ball joints are load-bearing and will wear faster than normal ball joints. As an important suspension component, ball joints are designed to experience wear and tear, often in the form of friction. Like all suspension system components, ball joints have a maintenance schedule that can help prevent unexpected repairs or replacements.



Why Should You Have Ball Joint Replacement Services Performed at Jennings Tire Center, Inc.?

Upper and lower ball joints are designed to fit snugly inside a lubricated casing. If the casing loses lubrication, dries out, or the linkage becomes loose, wheel alignment may be affected. A loose ball joint can also result in suspension noise and uneven tire wear. Because ball joints act as the link between the wheels and other suspension components, a bad joint can conflict with normal steering capabilities. In extreme cases, a worn ball joint that fails may fall out of its casing and cause a collapse of the suspension system. Clunking sounds, poor handling, and unnatural pulling are all signs of bad ball joints. In some cases, ball joints may require replacements. If you plan on avoiding a ball joint failure, be sure to consult your owner’s manual for the maximum allowable wear on your suspension system’s ball joints. Our replacement ball joints will restore full functionality to your suspension system.

We proudly service the Ball Joint Replacement needs of customers in Jennings, LA, Welsh, LA, Crowley, LA, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Crowley LA | Jennings LA | Welsh LA | and surrounding areas

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Jennings Tire Center, Inc.

Jennings Tire Center, Inc. is a leader in premium tires, wheels, accessories, and auto repair and maintenance services for customers in and around the Jennings area. Quality products and customer service are the foundations of our business. We employ a well-trained staff specializing in the sale and installation of passenger, performance, light truck and SUV tires and aftermarket accessories. Let us customize your ride with custom wheels and accessories. We offer a wide selection of wheels, lift kits, nerf bars, vent visors, toolboxes, and other accessories to compliment your vehicle. Complete under-car services, such as oil changes, brakes, shocks, struts, alignment, and transmission fluid flush as well as AC repair for both foreign and domestic vehicles are readily available. Take this opportunity to browse our website or call us at (337) 824-5685 for personalized service.

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Phone: (337) 824-5685
Fax: (337) 824-5690
Address: 1303 N. Cutting Ave.
Jennings, LA 70546

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