Subaru Shocks and Strut Replacement in Columbus, OH

Shocks and Strut Replacement Service at Germain Subaru of Columbus, OH

Have you noticed that your vehicle has been experiencing poor steering or handling? You should get a shock and strut inspection to look at the #1 culprit of this unsafe condition. We have certified technicians that understand your vehicle's shocks and strut maintenance inside and out. We offer Subaru-certified service if you need to replace these essential steering and handling components. Schedule your service online or give us a call today for all maintenance you may need at Germain Subaru of Columbus, OH.

What are the Shocks and Struts?

These specific components are essential for steering and handling safely. The shocks and struts support the vehicle's weight and ensure good traction while dampening impacts from variable terrain. They should remain at their best to support safe steering handling all road conditions. Neglecting this maintenance can become dangerous over time.


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Shocks and Strut Maintenance

Shocks and strut maintenance begins with routine inspections at major service intervals. It is also important for drivers to know the warning signs of shocks and strut trouble, and get a prompt inspection if any show up. These components can last for 100,000 miles or more with favorable driving habits and road conditions. However, they should be replaced if they show signs of defective performance or fail an inspection due to the safety risk of poor handling.

What are the Warning Signs of Defective Shocks & Struts?

The risk is too great to continue driving with defective shocks and struts because they are essential for effective steering and handling. It is the best decision to get the components inspected and replaced as needed if any of these conditions arise:

  • Fluid leaking
  • Rapid/unusual tire wear
  • Front-end bounces during hard stops
  • Rear-end squats during fast acceleration
  • Vehicle tipping or swaying to a side when turning
  • Handling feels unstable at highway speeds

Risks of Not Replacing Defective Shocks and Struts

Choosing to neglect shocks and strut replacement is choosing to drive with an unsafe vehicle, especially if you have noticed the warning signs of defective performance. You should replace shocks and struts promptly because your vehicle will be driving without proper stability or control.

Shocks and Strut Replacement Service with Germain Subaru

At Germain Subaru of Columbus, OH, service gets completed according to certified standards inside a state-of-the-art facility by a certified technician with genuine OEM parts. The defective shocks and struts are removed, the other steering and handling components are thoroughly inspected, and the brand new parts are installed to specifications. Service concludes with a complimentary multi-point inspection and driving test that verifies the result.

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Germain Subaru of Columbus

1395 Auto Mall Pkwy
Directions Columbus, OH 43228

  • Sales: 614-618-0023

Service Hours

  • Monday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Saturday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed

Complimentary Dealership Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary Multi-Point Inspection
  • Courtesy Loaners
  • Rental Cars Available
  • Children's Play Area
  • Parts & Gear Boutique

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