How often should shocks be replaced?
Generally, shocks and struts wear out every 50,000-100,000 miles. If you're a more aggressive driver and/or frequently drive on rough roads, they will wear out faster. Shocks and struts don't go out all at once; they deteriorate slowly over time.
Do you have to jack up a truck to change shocks?
You do not need to jack up the truck to remove or replace the REAR shocks. The front shock would require the truck to be jacked up to remove the tires.
How much does it cost to get rear shocks replaced?
On average, replacing rear shocks is going to run you somewhere between $1,000 and $1,130. And there is very little wiggle room for those looking for a deal. The parts associated with rear shock replacement come in at right around $900 and make up the bulk of the rear shock replacement cost.
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Why does my car feel wobbly?
The most common cause of vehicle wobbles in this speed range is a bent wheel or mildly out of round tire. Transmission and drive line issues can also show up in this range, but tires are the first thing to check. Again, transmission or drive lines can cause this, but the tires should be the first thing to have checked.