1987 Chevrolet Chevette Suspension Service & Repair

When To Get 1987 Chevrolet Chevette Suspension Service

When you first bought your 1987 Chevrolet Chevette, you probably enjoyed a smooth and steady ride. Lately, though, your ride’s been feeling a little bumpy. Maybe your Chevette bounces, leans to one side, or makes a weird sound when you drive over a speed bump or turn. The first sign of problems is a good time to bring your 1987 Chevrolet Chevette in for steering and suspension services. 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 will examine the front and rear end suspension, shocks, springs, CV joints and axles, bushings, struts, chassis, wheel bearings, and power steering system parts. We'll get to the root of the problem and, if your Chevette suspension system needs repair, we’ll go over the services you need and how much they will cost before we do any work. If your Chevette steering or suspension system requires replacement parts, we may also recommend a wheel alignment since replacing steering and suspension parts can change existing wheel angles and ride height.

Shock & Strut Replacements for Your Chevrolet Chevette

Your 1987 Chevrolet Chevette’s suspension system relies on its shocks and struts to function properly. They contribute to your car’s handling, keeping it from bottoming out when the road gets bumpy. Shocks keep the car from bouncing too much and struts support the structure of the suspension. These pieces work together to help dampen vibration and hold the car off the ground. But there's no set schedule for 1987 Chevrolet Chevette shock and strut replacement since many things can influence the wear rate and severity of the wear. Bouncing, swaying, or rocking back and forth can all point to issues with your Chevrolet Chevette shocks and struts. It’s a smart move to get your Chevette’s shocks and struts regularly inspected by a trusted technician. So, avoid a bumpy ride. Schedule an appointment for steering and suspension services at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care.

1987 Chevette Steering & Suspension Questions

  • Does treadwear and tire pressure impact my Chevette's steering and suspension? Proper tire care can reduce strain on the suspension system, and also let you know when it's time to replace your tires. A faltering steering and suspension system could lead to uneven tire wear.
  • Are routine tire rotations and wheel alignments important for my Chevrolet Chevette? Rotations and alignments involve minor tweaks that have a major impact. Both services help ensure that the right amount of pressure is being applied to all tires and that the tires connect with the road how Chevrolet intended.
  • Does my Chevrolet Chevette power steering fluid need to be checked? Get your power steering fluid check out when you get an oil change or every couple of months. If your Chevette’s power steering fluid is low, we’ll top it off per Chevrolet's guidelines to help your suspension perform optimally.

Schedule Chevrolet Chevette Suspension Service

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care at the first sign of steering or suspension problems with your 1987 Chevrolet Chevette. From shocks to ball joints, your Chevrolet will be in good hands. Schedule an appointment today.