Close

Control Arm

The control arm helps position the vertical center line of the wheel and allows for up and down movement of the wheel in relation to the vehicle's body.

Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Control Arm

  • Suspension may make a squeaking and/or knocking noise when going over bumps
  • Vehicle may wander
  • Uneven tire wear

Control Arm Related Repair Advice

  • In many cases, the control arm must be replaced in order to replace the bushings
  • Replacing the control arm may affect the alignment's settings. We recommend a four-wheel alignment when a control arm is replaced.

0 User Comments

Sign in to comment
Why RepairPal?

Asset 71
High Quality Repairs
Your auto repair done right, only the work you need with no add ons.
Asset 72
Never Overpay
Our free estimator calculates a custom price for your vehicle repair.
Asset 73
Guaranteed Repairs
Rest easy knowing you're covered by our RepairPal Nationwide Warranty.