2017 BMW 320i xDrive Suspension Service & Repair

Does Your 2017 BMW 320i xDrive Suspension Need Inspection?

When you first bought your 2017 BMW 320i xDrive, the ride was probably so smooth that you didn’t even think about it! Now, however, things are starting to feel a little rough. Maybe your 320i xDrive bounces, pulls to one side, or makes noise whenever you turn or drive over a speed bump. The first sign of problems is a good time to bring your 2017 BMW 320i xDrive in for suspension and steering service. We can pinpoint the source of the trouble.

The technicians at Firestone Complete Auto Care will start with a suspension inspection to diagnose your vehicle. We will examine the front and rear end suspension, shock dampeners, springs, struts, bushings, CV joints and axles, chassis, wheel hub bearings, and power steering system parts. We'll get to the root of the problem and, if your car needs steering and suspension repairs, we’ll go over the services you need and how much they will cost before we do any work. If your BMW 320i xDrive’s suspension or steering system components need to be replaced due to wear and tear, we may also recommend an alignment. Replacing these parts can change the existing ride height and wheel angles.

BMW 320i xDrive Replacement Shocks & Struts

Shocks and struts are important parts of your 2017 BMW 320i xDrive suspension system. They influence the control and handling of the vehicle, keeping it from bottoming out. While the struts support the structure of the suspension, the shocks keep the car from bouncing too much. These components work together to reduce vibration and maintain your car’s height. But there's no set schedule for 2017 BMW 320i xDrive shock and strut replacement since many things can influence the wear rate and severity of the wear. Bouncing, swaying, or rocking forward and backward could all be indicators of worn BMW 320i xDrive shocks and struts. One of your best bets is to have your 2017 BMW 320i xDrive suspension shocks and struts regularly inspected by a trusted technician. Schedule an appointment online and visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care.

2017 320i xDrive Steering & Suspension Questions

  • What role do tire pressure and tread depth play in my BMW's suspension? Maintaining your tires can help reduce strain on the suspension, and also alert you to the need for new tires. A tire that doesn't have an adequate amount of tread can't grip the road or function as well as the manufacturer intended.
  • Why bother with routine wheel alignments and tire rotations for my BMW 320i xDrive? Rotation and alignment are all about making small tweaks that have a big impact. Such services help ensure that the right amount of pressure is being applied to your tires and that the tires connect with the road how BMW intended.
  • When should I have my BMW 320i xDrive power steering fluid checked? Get your power steering fluid check out when you get an oil change or every couple of months. If your 320i xDrive is low on power steering fluid, we can fill it per BMW's recommendations to help your suspension perform smoothly.

Schedule BMW 320i xDrive Suspension Service

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of steering or suspension problems with your 2017 BMW 320i xDrive. From shocks to ball joints, your BMW will be in good hands. Schedule an appointment today.