2005 LeSabre Buick Steering & Suspension Services

Schedule Buick LeSabre Suspension Service

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of steering or suspension problems with your 2005 Buick LeSabre. From shocks to ball joints, your Buick will be in good hands. Schedule an appointment today.

2005 Buick LeSabre Maintenance Schedule

When should you have your 2005 Buick LeSabre suspension system inspected or repaired?

Is It Time For 2005 Buick LeSabre Suspension Service?

When you first bought your 2005 Buick LeSabre, you and your passengers probably enjoyed a ride that was smooth and balanced. Lately, though, your ride’s been feeling a little bumpy. Maybe your LeSabre bounces, drifts to one side, or makes an unusual noise when going over a speed bump. The first sign of problems is a good time to bring your 2005 Buick LeSabre in for suspension and steering service. We'll figure out what needs to be taken care of, if anything.

We'll start by inspecting the suspension system to diagnose your vehicle. We’ll check the front and rear suspension, shock absorbers, damper springs, CV joints and axles, bushings, struts, chassis components, 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 explain all of your options and the potential cost. If parts of your Buick LeSabre suspension or steering system need to be replaced because they're worn or damaged, we may also suggest a wheel alignment because installing new steering and suspension components may alter wheel angles and ride height.

Buick LeSabre Shock & Strut Replacement Services

Struts and shocks are a vital part of your 2005 Buick LeSabre’s suspension. They contribute to your car’s handling, keeping it from bottoming out when the road gets bumpy. While the struts support the structure of the suspension, the shocks keep the car from bouncing too much. These pieces work together to help dampen vibration and hold the car off the ground. However, there’s no set schedule for when you should replace your LeSabre’s shocks and struts since many factors affect how fast and severely they wear. Bouncing, swaying, or rocking forward and backward can all point to issues with your Buick LeSabre shocks and struts. It’s a smart move to get your LeSabre’s shocks and struts routinely inspected by an ASE-certified technician. Schedule an appointment online and visit your local Firestone Complete Auto Care.

2005 LeSabre Steering & Suspension Q&A

  • Does tire pressure and tread depth impact my Buick's suspension? Keeping your tires properly inflated can help reduce strain on the suspension, and also help you notice when you need 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 should my Buick LeSabre get regular tire rotations and wheel alignments? Regularly rotate tires and adjust wheel alignment. Alignment and rotation seem like minor services, but they have a major impact on your vehicle. Such services help ensure that the right amount of pressure is being applied to your tires and that your tires come into contact with the road as they should.
  • When does Buick LeSabre power steering fluid need to be inspected or changed? Have your power steering fluid inspected every few months or when you get an oil change. If your LeSabre is low on power steering fluid, we’ll follow Buick service specifications when topping it off to help your suspension perform smoothly.