Shocks & Suspension | Brakes.


Brakes work best with good shocks, suspension and tyres. Decent shocks and suspension keep the tyre in contact with the road aiding you to stop sooner. Free check-up.

It’s important to have your suspension inspected regularly to ensure your car’s safety and reliability. Here at Highway Auto Rockhampton you benefit from our 53 years repairing specialised aspects of vehicle maintenance. We are automotive technology leaders and diagnostic specialists.

That means we get to the root cause of the problem and fix it once and fix it right. There are some 52 pages of useful information on what we do and how it benefits you so click through our Menu and give us a call.

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Free Suspension inspection & Test with a written report Cars, SUVs, 4WDs.


essential car suspension servicing rockhampton You get a lifetime workmanship guarantee*, a written report on the health of your vehicle and you pay no more than our quoted price.

We are easy to find at North Rockhampton CBD High and Musgrave Streets.


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Brake Repairs & Testing - Cars, SUVs, 4WDs, Caravans.


Disc rotor & brake drum machining
ABS (Anti-Lock Brake System) electronic controls
Brake system diagnostics

 

Brake disc rotor machining and resurfacing Cars, SUVs, 4WDs.


picture of brake disc before and after machining We can restore your braking efficiency with disc rotor resurfacing. This along with new brake pads and a brake calliper restoration your brakes will be as good as new.

Braking systems in cars are one of the most critical of all automotive safety systems. Brakes allow you to slow down, stop, avoid potential accidents and keep your car stationary when parked.

There’s a lot more to the braking system than just brake pads; it’s vital that you get the entire system checked and maintained regularly to ensure you and your family travel safely. We recommend you check and service brake systems every six months to keep them in good working order. Maintenance and repair work on your brakes should always be carried out by a trusted professional.
 
car suspension springs and shocker new tyre

Time for an Inspection of Your Car Suspension Tyres and Brakes $77.


Tyres plus good working suspension are what permit the maximum braking capability of your car. Get a brake, tyre and suspension checkup today so you know you can stop in time.

trio is what you rely on to stop when you apply the brakes. On the surface you may think that suspension wear and tear will only impact on your ride and comfort but the real danger is when the suspension loses its ability to keep your tyres in constant contact with the road and particularly on wet roads, you then become an accident waiting to happen because traction is lost.
 

Are You aware of these suspension early failure warning signs?


Any of the following will justify a Suspension checkup:


  • Car not sitting level when parked.

  • Uneven tyre wear.

  • Abnormal noises when driving.

  • Vehicle heights indicate spring problems.

  • Steering pulls one way.

  • Excessive body roll on corners.
  • A lot of suspension bouncing when you drive.

  • Steering pulls when braking.

  • Poor handling.

  • Steering wheel off centre.

  • Vibrations when driving.

  • Suspension diving under braking.
 
 

Get your brakes and suspension working together again.


$77 Suspension performance and safety checkup:


  • Check for uneven tyre wear.

  • Vehicle heights side to side.

  • Condition of shock absorbers (make sure they aren’t leaking and do control the bounce of the spring).

  • Condition of suspension bushes (whether they are cracked, torn or have excessive movement).

  • Check general suspension system wear.
  • Power steering system (condition of fluid, noisy pump, check for leaks, check drive belt for cracks, condition of hoses).

  • Check Tie rod ends, rack ends and ball joints for play/wear.

  • Check for noises/play in wheel bearings.

  • Check condition of brake system (pads, discs, shoes, brake fluid).
 
 

Is your car due for a Suspension check-up?


If your car is due for a service, and you’d like to ensure your vehicle is safe, then call Highway Auto Suspensions on (07) 4926 1303 to book a service, and get a quote to fix any problems with your brakes, steering, Tyres and suspension.
 
 

Brake and Wheel Inspection


car wheel with suspension and brake disc
 
 

Most popular vehicles for our suspension checkup


  • BMW
  • Daihatsu
  • Datsun
  • Ford
  • Holden, Honda, Hyuandi
  • Isuzu
  • Kia
  • Mazda
  • Mitsubishi
  • Nissan
  • Subaru
  • Suzuki
  • Toyota
  • Volkswagen
 
 

We Fix Common brake and suspension problems, be alert to these warning signs:


  • A spongy brake pedal.

  • A grinding sound when you depress the brake pedal.

  • Squealing brakes.

  • The car pulling to one side when you brake.
  • The brake warning light illuminating.

  • Brake fluid level dropping.

  • The brake pedal being hard to press.
 
 

Examples of vehicles we service
● Audi
● BMW
● Daewoo
● Daihatsu
● Datsun
● Fiat
● Ford
● Holden
● Honda
● Hyundai
● Isuzu Ute
● Jeep
● Kia
● Land Rover
● Lexus
● Mazda
● Mini
● Mitsubishi
● Nissan
● Subaru
● Suzuki
● Toyota
● Volkswagen
● Volvo
 

Make your brake and suspension service booking now.


booking a car servicing rockhampton For any of the above services or for any automotive repairs, Mechanical, Air-conditioning, Auto electrical, Cruise control, Caravan services, Bosch, Delkor and Century Batteries.

You can speak with Cathy or Steve who will talk you through any automotive service questions and advice; they are well-informed, patient, professionals. (07) 4926 1303
 
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