Replace Ball Joints
How To & DIY

How To Replace Ball Joints

With a good set of instructions, a small amount of mechanical knowledge and a bit of patience, you can change the ball joint yourself and save a tremendous amount of money in labor costs. The [Read More…]
Suspension Lift Kits
Automotive Basics

Understanding Suspension Lift Kits

Lift Kits are used to raise a vehicle by suspending the frame, body, and power train above the wheels. It is a modification, often done by offroad enthusiasts to raise the ride height of their [Read More…]
Steering Component - Tie Rod
Automotive Basics

Understanding Tie Rods

Tie rods are slender structural rods that are used as a tie and capable of carrying tensile loads only. A tie rod consists of an inner and an outer end. As the cross section width [Read More…]
Determine Ride Height
How To & DIY

How To Determine Ride Height

Ride Height is the height of your car or truck when it is sitting and the suspension is at the optimum setting (location). We can not stress how important setting ride height is on a [Read More…]
Hot Rod Shoch Absorbers
Automotive Basics

Understanding Suspension

Springs Most conventional suspension systems use passive springs to absorb impacts and shock absorbers to control spring motions. The majority of land vehicles are suspended by steel springs, of these types: Leaf Springs Torsion Bars Coil Springs [Read More…]