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Our expert insights into track rod end replacement

Our expert insights into track rod end replacement

What does a track rod end do?

A track rod end is a small, flexible ball joint which sits on the end of the tie rods, connecting them to the steering rack and front wheel steering knuckle. Together these components perform an essential role in a car’s steering function.

What are the signs of a bad track rod end?

Below are the top three symptoms that could indicate you need to replace your track rod end:

  • Vibrations in the steering wheel
  • If your steering is not as precise as usual
  • Knocking when you drive over bumps or when changing direction

What happens during a track rod end replacement?

Our certified mechanics will:

  • Safely raise the vehicle and remove the road wheel
  • They will then undo the component from the steering knuckle and tie rod
  • A new track rod end will be fitted
  • The wheel will be put back on and the mechanic will test drive your car to ensure the parts are working and fitted correctly
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How much does it cost to fix my car?

Save up to 30% on your track rod end replacement. See our table above to browse our honest, upfront prices.


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Daniel, from London

Hey Fixter, how often does a track rod end need to be replaced?
Daniel
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What does a track rod end do?

A track rod end is a small, flexible ball joint which sits on the end of the tie rods, connecting them to the steering rack and front wheel steering knuckle. Together these components perform an essential role in a car’s steering function.

What are the signs of a bad track rod end?

Below are the top three symptoms that could indicate you need to replace your track rod end:

  • Vibrations in the steering wheel
  • If your steering is not as precise as usual
  • Knocking when you drive over bumps or when changing direction

What happens during a track rod end replacement?

Our certified mechanics will:

  • Safely raise the vehicle and remove the road wheel
  • They will then undo the component from the steering knuckle and tie rod
  • A new track rod end will be fitted
  • The wheel will be put back on and the mechanic will test drive your car to ensure the parts are working and fitted correctly
View more symptomsView more symptoms

How much does it cost to fix my car?

Save up to 30% on your track rod end replacement. See our table above to browse our honest, upfront prices.


Learn more

Daniel, from London

Hey Fixter, how often does a track rod end need to be replaced?
Daniel
Nav

Nav, Fixter in-house mechanic expert

checkedCollection and delivery — anywhere

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MILLENNIUM GARAGES

MILLENNIUM GARAGES

London, UK
stars-4
28 reviews
Millennium Garages is based in Southwark, London offering numerous car repair services using state of the art equipment and fully trained staff with o...
HOLOCENE MOTOR GROUP

HOLOCENE MOTOR GROUP

London, UK
stars-4
15 reviews
Holocene Motor Group take care of your car. Located in Camden Road London, we provide a complete vehicle care package including routine servicing, MOT...
BLENHEIM TRANSPORT LTD

BLENHEIM TRANSPORT LTD

LONDON, UK
stars-4.5
14 reviews
Blenheim Motor’s are a Servicing & Repairs Workshop, Recovery and Class 1, 2 & 4 MOT Testing Station with the 15 years of experience. We have fully eq...
PORSHEWORX ENGINEERING LTD

PORSHEWORX ENGINEERING LTD

London, UK
stars-5
20 reviews
PORSHEWORX ENGINEERING LTD and their team of qualified mechanics at London, UK look after your cars MOT, Servicing and Repairs
CANNING CAR CARE

CANNING CAR CARE

London, UK
stars-4.5
13 reviews
At our workshop in Canning Town, you can expect friendly and professional customer service with expert technicians delivering quality vehicle services...
DUNDALK MOTORS

DUNDALK MOTORS

London, UK
stars-5
11 reviews
"Dundalk Motors London is an established MOT centre and car repairs garage with over twenty-eight years of experience. Based in Brockley we’re in a bu...

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    Amazing service! Booked my car in for an MOT and interim service, car to be collected at 7am as I start work quite early. Chap arrives on time, no problems at all despite my guilt at calling people out so early! MOT went through fine as did the service and I got some really good knowledgeable feedb...

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    Excellent service. Picked car up at time requested and dropped back off much earlier than I expecte. Received a sms before pick up saying guy was on way and another when he was on the way back from garage.

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    I was extremely happy with the service we received and I would certainly recommend them.

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    Simple, easy, excellent value. Couldn't ask for anything more

  • Keith
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    Took all the hassle out of the MOT.

  • Daryl Newman
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    Great, quick and reliable service!

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We personally select every local garage based on our unique 25-point criteria, which includes staff qualifications, equipment standards and customer ratings.

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Identical to your manufacturer’s, but much cheaper!

In-house experts approve all work personally 🔍

Every service carried out by our partner garages is fully reviewed.

12-month warranty on parts and labour 🛠

Any additional work needed will be carried out for free.

Your track rod end replacement is in safe hands with our top-rated mechanics

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We personally select every local garage based on our unique 25-point criteria, which includes staff qualifications, equipment standards and customer ratings.

Fully qualified mechanics with 10+ years’ experience 👨‍🔧

Your car is in the UK’s safest expert hands.

Manufacturer-equivalent parts only ⚙️

Identical to your manufacturer’s, but much cheaper!

In-house experts approve all work personally 🔍

Every service carried out by our partner garages is fully reviewed.

12-month warranty on parts and labour 🛠

Any additional work needed will be carried out for free.

Want to learn more about track rod end replacement?

Want to learn more about track rod end replacement?

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