818-842-2401
801 S. Victory Blvd. • Burbank, CA 91502
Mon - Fri: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm (No work accepted after 5:30 pm)
Sat: 9 am - 1:30 pm (No work accepted after 1:30 pm)
Sun: Closed
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Western Tire of Burbank provides Ball Joint Replacement services to Burbank, CA, Pasadena, CA, Glendale, CA, and other surrounding areas.

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

The Basics Behind Ball Joint Replacement Services at Western Tire of Burbank

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 Western Tire of Burbank?

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 Burbank, CA, Pasadena, CA, Glendale, CA, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Burbank CA | Glendale CA | Pasadena CA | and surrounding areas

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Western Tire of Burbank in Burbank, CA

If you're looking for the best deal on tires in Burbank, look no further than our shop. As a top tire dealer in Burbank, Western Tire of Burbank is a leader in offering name brand tires and tire services. If you need flat tire repairs, rotations, balancing, or TPMS work, bring your vehicle in to us today. Our skilled mechanics can also provide expert wheel alignments, brake repairs, steering and suspension repairs, axle repairs, and more to keep your vehicle running at its best. For custom wheels, there's no better place to go than our shop. We'll match you to the perfect wheels and tires for your vehicle with ease.  We proudly serve the areas of Burbank, CA, Pasadena, CA, and Glendale, CA. Stop in to see us today when you need wheels, tires, or auto repair in Burbank or another nearby community.

801 S. Victory Blvd.,
Burbank, CA 91502
Fax: (818) 848-8486
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