Suspension Service at Charlie's Fast Lube Anna in Anna

August 7, 2022

During an inspection at Charlie's Fast Lube Anna in Anna, your friendly and knowledgeable automotive service technician will check for worn, broken or missing parts. Here's a quick rundown of suspension system components: There are the springs which hold the weight of your vehicle. There are sev... More

Bouncy Bouncy ? Are My Shocks Bad?

January 9, 2022

When Anna drivers think about preventive maintenance, what usually comes to mind is oil, fluids and brakes. We don't generally think about our shocks or struts, but these auto parts keep our tires on the road.Anna drivers don't think about shocks as often as oil changes because shocks and struts... More

Suspension Service in Anna at Charlie's Fast Lube Anna

June 20, 2021

When they hear the word suspension, many drivers in Anna may think back to those energetic days of grade school. Well, your vehicle's suspension is actually a good thing because it keeps your vehicle up off the road and helps provide a comfy ride around Anna. Its job is to keep your wheels firml... More

Follow the Bouncing Vehicle (Bad Struts and Shocks)

January 1, 2021

If you hit a bump in the road and your vehicle just keeps bouncing up and down for a lot longer time than it used to, you may have bad struts and shocks. They're the things that help to keep your vehicle's wheels and tires planted to the road surface. But they don't last forever. With care and ... More

Check Your Shocks and Struts at Charlie's Fast Lube Anna

September 20, 2020

Today we're talking to Anna drivers about shocks and struts. They're so easy for Illinois folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your shocks are really responsible for keeping your tires on the road so they're very important.Without shocks, your wheels woul... More

When Do My Shocks Need to Be Replaced?

June 16, 2019

A good suspension system gives a vehicle a smooth, even ride while providing Anna drivers with good handling and control. But like any system on your vehicle, parts of the suspension system can wear out, leading to a lower ride quality and safety concerns. So it's a good idea for drivers in Anna... More