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441 Butler Industrial Dr
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Vic Williams Tire & Auto provides Struts Replacement services to Dallas, GA, Austell, GA, Hiram, GA, and other surrounding areas.

Approx. Time: 120 Minutes  |   Price Range: Get Quote for Price

The Basics Behind Struts Replacement Services at Vic Williams Tire & Auto

While the function of shocks and struts is very similar, the biggest difference is in how they mount to your vehicle. Shocks function in addition to other suspension components, while struts are designed as a pivot point for the steering mechanism. Struts behave as a dampening device that absorbs excessive bounce. The strut assembly combines coil springs, spring seats, strut bearings, and shock absorbers into one working unit. The steering arm or steering knuckle is also included in some strut designs. Struts use a piston to absorb high lateral loads. The spring seat and strut bearing allow the shock to pivot with the front wheels and the steering mechanism. Struts and accompanying suspension components help push tires back into place when one leaves the road. Overall, struts work in conjunction with the rest of the suspension system to help stabilize the vehicle while maintaining a comfortable and safe ride.



Why Should You Have Struts Replacement Services Performed at Vic Williams Tire & Auto?

Worn struts increase braking distance and increase body roll, sway, and bounce rate. The bounce test, wherein you bounce on each corner of your vehicle a few times, is a good way to determine whether or not you need to schedule a strut replacement. If your vehicle bounces and settles, your struts are operating as they should. If your vehicle continues to bounce, you should seek to replace the struts on your suspension system as soon as possible. Other signs that your struts need to be replaced include excessive brake dive, acceleration squat, body roll or sway, and unusual tire wear patterns. Unusual noise from struts may also indicate that the spring seat or strut bearing requires a replacement. If you experience any of the above signs of worn struts, contact us immediately. Having your struts replaced will improve braking, handling, and the overall controllability of your vehicle.

We proudly service the Struts Replacement needs of customers in Dallas, GA, Austell, GA, Hiram, GA, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Austell GA | Dallas GA | Hiram GA | and surrounding areas

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Vic Williams Tire & Auto in Dallas, GA

Take your car to Vic Williams Tire & Auto whenever you need service. We're your local NAPA AutoCare Center complete with ASE-certified technicians on staff to handle all your automotive repair and maintenance needs. From a quick oil change or brake repair service to transmission replacement, we'll get you back on the road safe with the performance you seek. Call us at (770) 445-4645 to learn more, or shop for tires online now. We proudly serve customers across Dallas, GA, Austell, GA, Hiram, GA, and surrounding areas.

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Phone: (770) 445-4645
Fax: (770) 445-4528
Address: 441 Butler Industrial Dr
Dallas, GA 30132
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