I had to use a welding torch to toast the sway bar nut and it came off with an impact gun. While the contact was driving approximately 25 mph, there was difficulty turning the steering wheel in the right direction. He was able to successfully turn the vehicle to the right but the steering wheel was very stiff. Restore your vehicle's steering precision and handling characteristics with this affordable replacement for maximum safety and stability. With over four decades of manufacturing experience, Unity Automotive has become a distinguished aftermarket leader in suspension components. Handling of the vehicle became very poor, and steering became more difficult.
I used lots of grease during assembly, which should be good for another 250,000km. The failure continued to recur intermittently so the vehicle was taken to another independent repair shop where he was informed the strut tower was separated from the frame of the vehicle. Dealership identified major corrosion on both front strut towers. I had one repaired after I reported it to my insurance company who then charged me a point on my license for the accident. The most difficult problem was the rusty bolts. The failure and current mileages were 135,000. The contact called the manufacturer who offered no assistance as the vehicle was no longer under warranty.
All Replacement brand items are backed by 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty. Now they refuse to pick up the phone. I then traded the vehicle in order to avoid paying through the nose for the other strut tower repair, I then find out Nissan did a recall on the problem. I feel they at least owe me the amount for the repairs and the surcharge I am still paying. The vehicle was taken to a mechanic who stated that the strut tower separated and was leaning against the steering column. Replaced the front struts on my 2001 Pathfinder, with 250,000km. There is a heavy amount of corrosion around the area, and the thin metal, once corroded, ripped like paper around the base of the tower.
These assemblies are ready to install, cutting down your installation time from 4 hours to just an hour or less. Initial repair specialist advised not operating vehicle due imminent failure causing loss of vehicle control. Founded in 1916, Monroe manufactures. They even gave me a bogus e-mail account to send the paper work for the reimbursement. The failure occurred continuously whenever he made a right turn.
I believe it also put stress on the brake lines, as I could feel pulsing in the brake pedal while going over bumps with the bad tower. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer who informed him that the strut tower housing was completely covered with rust which resulted in a fracture. Taken to authorised Nissan dealership. All Replacement brand items are backed by 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty. Restore your vehicle's steering precision and handling characteristics with this affordable replacement for maximum safety and stability. The vehicle was towed to an authorized dealer and the dealer offered to repair it at the contact's expense.
The failure mileage was 180,000. The current and failure mileages were approximately 90,000. The vehicle had not been repaired. Specialist reported major corrosion under entire front end of vehicle. I thew a wet rag over the rubber boot to protect it. The contact stated that the power steering seemed to grind. While driving approximately 15 mph and trying to turn the steering wheel to the right he experienced heavy resistance.
The vehicle had not been repaired. Replacement Shock Absorber is a high quality product to replace your old or damaged factory unit. I then had it towed to my local shop and found out the whole of both strut towers were corroded beyond belief. . The vehicle was taken to an independent repair shop on four different occasions where they were unable to diagnose the failure. . .
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