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Scranton Auto Parts provides Ball Joint Replacement services to Scranton, ND, Bowman, ND, Hettinger, ND, and other surrounding areas.

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

The Basics Behind Ball Joint Replacement Services at Scranton Auto Parts

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 Scranton Auto Parts?

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 Scranton, ND, Bowman, ND, Hettinger, ND, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Scranton, ND | Bowman, ND | Hettinger, ND | and surrounding areas

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Scranton Auto Parts

Scranton Auto Parts is a division of Scranton Equity, a farmer-owned co-op. Scranton Equity has been in business since 1914. Our auto shop has been servicing ag equipment for 30 years. In 1997, we started the parts store and began servicing the community’s auto repair and tire needs. Whether you live in Scranton, Bowman, or Hettinger, ND, or another surrounding area such as Marmarth, Rhame, Reeder, Hayes, Mott, Regent, New England, or Amidon, ND, you can expect the highest quality auto repairs from our technicians. Bring your car, truck, ATV or farm equipment to our shop for tires or service today.

Contact Us

Phone: (701) 275-8169
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Address: 506 Highway 67 Southeast
Scranton, ND 58653