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371 W. Patrick St. | Frederick, MD 21701

What are the Signs of Bad Shocks on My Car?

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Driving with worn-out or damaged shocks can result in more than just an unpleasant rideーthere can be some serious safety concerns. Your shocks are responsible for ensuring a smooth drive and helping you maintain control of the vehicle. Don’t overlook a problem with your car. Be on the lookout for these signs of bad shocks: […]

Does it Matter How Shocks are Mounted on the Car?

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Your shocks, also known as shock absorbers, are an important aspect of your vehicle. They’re responsible for controlling the movement of springs and suspension, as well as keeping your tires in contact with the road at all times. Since shock absorbers are so important, you should also understand the importance of having them installed properly. […]

What are Shocks?

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What are Shocks and What Do They Do? Shocks make your car drive smoother. Shocks, also know as shock absorbers, are an absolutely vital aspect of your vehicle’s continued functionality. Their sole job is to absorb the bumps and imperfections of the road so that your vehicle doesn’t rattle apart going down the road. Sure, […]

6 Ways to Tell if It’s Time to Replace Shocks and Struts

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Do you need to replace shocks and struts on your vehicle? How can you tell? Your car’s shock absorbers are designed to limit the amount of suspension movement by dampening spring oscillations. Struts similarly reinforce the the active components of the suspension to the same end, which means that struts and shocks are what keep […]