As the weather begins to cool here in the St Paul, MN area, it’s time to think about getting your vehicle ready for the winter. Between the many chuck holes that line St. Paul streets as well as the multiple feet of snow that we can all expect this winter, your wheel bearings can really take a beating! If you feel that your car isn’t driving properly, it could be due to a number of issues. In this blog we’ll go over a few signs that you may be in the market for wheel bearing replacement. At St. Paul Automotive, we’ve been providing full service auto repair services to area residents for decades. Should you have any issues with your alignment or wheel bearings, we’d be happy to provide you with a free, no obligation estimate to help “steer you in the right direction”. Continue reading
Modern automobiles have many more complicated components than their older, more classic counterparts. Still, there are many aspects of modern cars that remain simple. For example, all cars still use wheel bearings. A wheel bearing is, in its simplest form, a set of steel balls contained inside a metal ring that fits inside the hub of each wheel. Wheel bearings support the weight of the car, give it a smoother ride, and provide stability. They also take a lot of punishment, given that they are always in use. Sometimes the punishment they suffer from normal to extreme driving means they need to be replaced. St. Paul Automotive provides excellent and affordable wheel bearing repairs.