Chassis Archives - Brake & Front End
Alignment Specs – Gen VI Mustang

Aligning this Mustang is not that different from some of Ford’s other products, but there are additional steps to follow.

Nissan Altima Strut Replacement (VIDEO)

Follow along to learn how to properly replace a strut assembly on a Nissan Altima. This video is sponsored by PRT.

Mevotech Releases 154 Chassis & Control Arm Part Numbers

Mevotech says the parts feature X-Factor design and material upgrades for higher durability and a longer service life.

Why Replacing Control Arms and Bushings in Pairs is Necessary

Let’s focus on identifying when control arms need to be replaced, and why they should always be replaced in pairs.

Alignment Shims and Kits

Listen to what the customer says and sell them the cure to their problem, using examples to explain why they need it.

Suspension Noise Diagnostics

If one suspension part is out of specification, it can cause noise or vibration in another.

Finding Damaged Suspension Components

If camber is off on one side only, a close encounter with a pothole or curb may have bent a spindle, control arm or strut.

Jaguar Tech Tip: No Communication With Chassis

If the battery supply to the vehicle is disconnected for any reason, the Chassis Control Module may not power-up correctly.

High-End Ride Control Rehab

Electronically adjustable shocks and struts use conventional mono-tube and twin-tube oil-filled dampeners.

Recognizing Steering System And Chassis Damage Patterns

If these components are damaged, the person steering needs to expect the handling of their vehicle to become critical.

Curing Customer Noise Complaints With Logic

The topic of noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) diagnostics came home to me 20 years ago when I began dabbling in collector car repairs. Customers soon began complaining about wind noise and chassis vibrations in ’60s-era cars.

WATCH: TTY Bolts For Suspension And Brake Components (Torque + Angle)

In this Tech Minute, Andrew Markel covers everything about TTY bolts and how their build could affect your next suspension repair. Brought to you by MEYLE.