What to Know About Bad Automotive Control Arms

Your vehicle has a control arm that connects the frame to the steering knuckle, which provides support to your vehicle’s suspension system. The part has a ball joint on one side that assists with the wheels moving from side to side, and a bushing on the other side that reduces vibrations while on the road. Unfortunately, this part can become damaged over time and require repair or replacement. Here is what you need to know about a bad control arm.