Top Mechanics For Volvo Track Rod End Replacement & Repairs
Garage in Glasgow, 35 years of experience
Langlands Road Garage is an exceptionally busy and well respected garage in Govan. Equipped with four ramps and a fully functioning MOT test lane, our highly skilled technicians can repair your vehicle back ...
NIALL • 21st March 2023
Volvo V70 • Additional work following previous booking
Garage in Darlington, 7 years of experience
I started my Automotive mechanic career through a local garage in Darlington and worked here for 2 years. I then completed my automotive academic education at Darlington College completing my Level 1, Level ...
MARTIN • 21st July 2022
Garage in London, 25 years of experience
We are a group of skill full and highly qualified technicians based in West London and we have been running a successful mechanic & mobile repair business. Have a good client base and we specialise in co...
JULIE • 25th October 2018
Garage in Newport, 21 years of experience
We offer a completely mobile service, in which we can travel to your home or place of work and repair or remap your vehicle. We are partnered with one of the leading map writing teams in the country, with a ...
Garage in Falkirk, 8 years of experience
Self employed mechanic for the past 3 years covering central Scotland. All work accepted
DAVID • 28th March 2023
SEAT Leon • Premium Pre-purchase Inspection
Mobile mechanic in Hull, 18 years of experience
18 Years Experience Ford Master Technician Ford High Voltage Training Love what I do.
LINDA • 28th March 2023
Garage in Leicestershire , 21 years of experience
Mot tester/ mechanic with over 21 years experience own tools diagnostics equipment recovery truck. Love what I do, passionate.
CAROL • 28th March 2023
Volvo V40 • MOT with collection & delivery
Mobile mechanic in Westerham, 7 years of experience
Worked in a independent garage in Lewisham. Briefly at Kwik Fit. Ford main Dealership 3 years. Range Rover main dealer 2-3 months.
RONALDO • 28th March 2023
Renault Megane • MOT with collection & delivery
Garage in Glasgow , 19 years of experience
Started my career at the main dealership working on Peugeot/Citroen with my NVQ level 3 in light vehicle maintenance and repair which I completed then moved my way through the ranks to master technician leve...
Garage in Edinburgh, 12 years of experience
Qualified BMW Group Technician. L1-L4 BMW Technician BMW Group Tech L1 BMW EV service Technician L3 Chassis Technician L2 Engine building Jaguar Landrover Ev Service technician Toyota service tec...
MARK • 28th March 2023
Ford Transit • Starter motor replacement
Mobile mechanic in Bury, 9 years of experience
I began my career with LandRover where I completed my apprenticeship and was with the company for around 3 years. I moved to BMW/Mini for 5 years before setting up my own mobile mechanic business in 2016 cal...
Garage in Chesham, 7 years of experience
Worked as an mobile mechanic abroad before my studies, then come to UK where I can live the dream. Complex systems on cars no matter how hard my look diagnostics or repair , I'm here to do it.
Garage in Basingstoke, 16 years of experience
After completing my apprenticeship with Audi, i continued to become an Audi Diagnostic technician which I have been carrying out premium service for the last 16 as a audi/vwg specialist. Also having my MOT l...
Garage in Middlesex, 13 years of experience
I have 3 years working for Volkswagen but the bulk of my experience has been with small independent garages working on all makes and models. I have been an independent mechanic for the past 4 years and am ab...
Garage in Enfield, 30 years of experience
We provide MOT tests, servicing and car repairs on all makes and models in Enfield and surrounding areas. Catering for customers in Enfield, Cheshunt, Barnet and Southgate, we offer quality car servicing and...
THALIA • 28th March 2023
Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport • MOT with collection & delivery
Frequently asked questions about Volvo track rod end replacement & repairs
Read our answers to questions about track rod end replacement costs, symptoms and more.
What does a track rod end replacement on my Volvo involve?
Whilst there are differences in the process between vehicles, there are some basic procedures that a mechanic will carry out
- The vehicle will be raised and the road wheel removed
- Mechanic will then undo the component from the steering knuckle and tie rod
- A new track rod end will be fitted
- The vehicle will be put back together and lowered back to the ground
How do I know if my Volvo track rod end needs replacing?
If there is wear in the parts, this can cause
- Vibration through the steering wheel
- Knocking over bumps and whilst changing direction
- Uneven and premature tyre wear
- Imprecise steering.
How long does it take to change a track rod end on my Volvo?
A track rod end replacement usually takes around 1 hour, but can take less or more time. Ultimately, the time that the job will take will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.
How often should I replace my Volvo track rod end?
As the track rod ends are in constant use as the car is driven and are exposed to damage from road debris, a track rod end replacement is a common repair. The most frequent reason is that the protective boot has split, been cut or simply perished over time and this is an MOT failure.
If you experience any of the symptoms related to the track rod end replacement listed, it is important to have the part inspected and replaced if required as soon as possible.
What causes Volvo track rod ends to break?
There are many reasons why a track rod end may break. Some of the most common reasons include:
- Worn out or damaged bushes: The track rod end is connected to the steering knuckle via a bush. Over time, these bushes can become worn out or damaged, causing the track rod end to loosen and eventually break.
- Corrosion: If the track rod end is exposed to salt, moisture or other corrosive materials, it can weaken and break over time.
- Impact: If the track rod end experiences a sudden impact, such as from a pothole or curb, it can break.
- Improper installation: If the track rod end is not installed correctly, it can break under the stress of normal driving.
How do I know if my Volvo track rod ends are worn?
The most common symptom of a worn track rod end is a loose feeling in the steering wheel. The steering wheel may feel like it is wobbling back and forth, or it may feel like the car is wandering from side to side. Another symptom is uneven tyre wear.
How much does it cost to replace inner tie rods on Volvo?
Replacement cost for inner track (or tie) rods can range from £50 to £100 with an average cost of £70.
How much does it cost to replace tie rods and ball joints on Volvo?
Track or tie rod replacement averages around £70 while with a ball joint replacement you can expect to shell out around £90.
What are the symptoms of a bad Volvo tie rod?
The symptoms of a bad tie rod are usually a clicking noise when turning the steering wheel, uneven tyre wear, and the steering wheel feeling loose.
Can local garages offer home collection and delivery for Volvo track rod end replacement?
Yes, many local garages are able to offer collection and delivery for a track rod end replacement on your Volvo. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a track rod end replacement on your Volvo.
Can mobile mechanics do Volvo track rod end replacement at my home or office?
Yes, mobile mechanics can do a track rod end replacement at your home or office on your Volvo, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.
How much does a Volvo track rod end replacement cost?
The cost for a Volvo track rod end replacement depends on the model of your Volvo. See the averages for different models below. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying.
These estimates may include Track rod, Track rod, Track rod end joint, Track rod end joint, Track rod (driver side), Track rod (passenger side), Track rod end joint (driver side) and/or Track rod end joint (passenger side). We have quotes for 15 model ranges for Volvo , Track Rod End Replacement.
|Volvo 440||£128||Get exact price|
|Volvo 480||£209||Get exact price|
|Volvo 940||£85||Get exact price|
|Volvo C30||£110||Get exact price|
|Volvo C70||£128||Get exact price|
|Volvo S40||£82||Get exact price|
|Volvo S60||£109||Get exact price|
|Volvo S80||£150||Get exact price|
|Volvo V40||£111||Get exact price|
|Volvo V50||£83||Get exact price|
|Volvo V60||£142||Get exact price|
|Volvo V70||£92||Get exact price|
|Volvo XC60||£114||Get exact price|
|Volvo XC70||£83||Get exact price|
|Volvo XC90||£142||Get exact price|
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- Volvo S70
Estimates on repair costs, such as the above results for a track rod end replacement, are created by combining data from multiple third-party sources. The actual cost of using your local repair providers may be outside of the estimated range. We provide estimates on repair costs for information only and accept no liability for any inaccuracies or errors. If you think an estimate is incorrect, please contact us to let us know.
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