What are rod bearings?
Simply put, rod bearings are the sleeves between the crankshaft (the mechanism that rotates the pistons) and piston rods. It keeps the pistons and crankshaft lubricated, cool, and moving.
What are the symptoms of bad rod bearings?
Since rod bearings are significant components in your engine, bad rod bearings can cause check engine light or oil light to turn on. It may also cause a knocking sound depending on the extent of damage. Untreated rod bearings could cause further damage and corrosion if left untreated.
Is it worth replacing rod bearings?
Replacing rod bearings could be one of the more costly repairs due to the expertise, time, and resources it takes. If left untreated, your engine could eventually fail. If you love your car and plan on driving it for many more miles, we highly suggest replacing the head gasket to avoid further costly
When can I get my vehicle serviced?
You can rely on us for same-day estimates and fast service. Feel free to call us to schedule an appointment or fill out the form below. We’re open from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM on weekdays and 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Saturdays.
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There's a new auto pit stop in town. Visit us for fast, dependable, and honest vehicle diagnosis and service. We offer full-service auto care as well as state inspections and alignment.
630B Highway 6 South
Houston, Texas 77079
281 619 8003
Mon - Fri 8 AM - 6 PM
Saturday 8 AM - 1 PM
Drive Nation at Your Service
It is our mission to set a new standard for auto service shops in the automotive industry. Our highly skilled and ASE-certified technicians and service staff make it their priority to provide a make, model, and condition-specific diagnosis with easy-to-understand digital reports with pictures and notes attached.
12 K / 12 mo.
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