Ball Joint Repair

Tedious Repairs offers top-rated ball joint replacement in Chico, California. If you’re looking to get in quickly and replace some ball joints, you have found a suitable auto repair garage—ball joint repair near me.


Ball joints are an essential part of the suspension system. Visualize a ball attached to a spindle with the ball enclosed in a cup. This allows the joint to move in several directions, kind of like how your most vehicles have two or four ball joints on the front, depending on the type of suspension system. The joint allows the wheels to move up and down as the tires go over bumps and the wheels to turn as you steer. The ball joints are continuously working and are subject to normal wear.

Most ball joints on modern vehicles are maintenance-free, meaning maintenance-free, and cannot be lubricated. Once the lubricant breaks down or leaks out due to a broken seal, the ball joint will wear more quickly.

You may hear a clicking or popping sound from a corner of the vehicle when turning and going over bumps as a ball joint fails. Your steering may feel sloppy or send on how the joint is wearing. You may even feel a vibration in the steering wheel at highway speeds. Unusual tire wear is also a sign.

It’s essential to replace worn ball joints before they fail. Once it fails, the joint may not be able to constrain the steering angle of a wheel, causing you to lose control.

Your owner’s manual calls for periodic suspension system inspections. The ball joints are an essential component that will be inspected for safety. At Tedious Repairs, we can check to see if you are due for a suspension system inspection. And ask your Tedious Repairs service advisor for a review if you are experiencing any of the signs of ball joint wear.


To schedule an appointment, use the contact information below. You can call, text, email, or use the online app to schedule an appointment quickly and efficiently. Top-rated ball joint repair near me in Chico, California at Tedious Repairs. Ball common repair near me.

Buddy Rausch

Buddy Rausch

Buddy started his auto career journey at Butte College and started his own auto repair company in 2007. Since then he has worked on countless cars, diagnosing, repairing, and replacing worn, faulty, and broken parts.

After a few years, he moved to a bigger shop to accommodate his growth and to better serve the Chico, CA community. It’s a family-owned & operated business.

Outside of work Buddy enjoys spending time with his family and playing softball is one of his many passions.

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