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10 Signs You Need Shocks, Struts or a Wheel Alignment

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Spring means buds on the trees, bright flowers….and pothole season. There’s already a bumper crop of impressive potholes and road ruts all over Libertyville. These potholes can do a lot of damage to tires, wheel rims, shocks and struts, along with knocking your car out of alignment. While it’s pretty obvious if your tire is blown or your wheel rim is heavily bent, other damage might not be so readily apparent. Here are some types of pothole damage and how you can tell if that’s what ails you. 6 Signs You May Need New Shocks or Struts There’s visible damage to … Continue reading

Stop by for Auto Lab’s free pothole damage inspection in Libertyville

March means the beginning of pothole season, and there’s already a bumper crop popping up all over Libertyville. These craters can do a lot of damage to tires, wheel rims, shocks and struts, along with knocking your car out of alignment. Repairing the damage quickly can save you from additional and more costly auto repairs down the road. If you went up against a pothole and lost, bring your car in this month for a FREE steering and suspension inspection. Auto Lab’s auto repair experts will thoroughly check your tires, shocks and struts, wheel alignment and more so you can find … Continue reading

Want your tires to last longer? Follow these maintenance tips

There are many parts to a car that you can just forget about (unless they break). But your tires can’t be put in this category. There are a host of steps you can take to make them last longer and prevent you from being stranded on the side of the road with a flat or blown tire. The proper care also helps keep your hard-earned cash in your pocket longer instead of it being spent on a set of new tires! Here’s the most important tire maintenance steps for you to know: 1. Check the tire pressure at least once  … Continue reading