CAR SUSPENSION & SHOCK ABSORBERS

If you are experiencing any problems or have any concerns with your vehicle’s suspension system, our fully trained specialists will be happy to carry out a comprehensive inspection - completely free of charge! Learn more about our car suspension services now.

Looking to buy shock absorbers locally?

Worn shock absorbers not only reduce driver comfort; they can also dramatically affect the driving experience, including handling and safety of your vehicle.

We can supply and fit a large range of car shock absorbers and suspension components at all of our centres and at competitive prices. Find your nearest Formula One Autocentres suspension specialist and let us provide you with a competitive quote.


How does car suspension work?

Your vehicle’s suspension is comprised of a complex list of components including linkages, dampers, absorbers and springs – all working together to redirect vibrations and absorbing the road impact. Find out more in our comprehensive guide to car suspension. Learn more about what car suspension is from our handy guide.


Is your suspension system safe?

Did you know that defective shock absorbers:

  • Reduce braking efficiency
  • Reduce road holding
  • Increase wear on tyres and other mechanical parts of your vehicle

...shocking facts!

If you are experiencing any of the above symptoms or have any other concerns with your vehicle suspension system, just phone or call in to your nearest Formula One Autocentre for your free suspension check.

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Formula One Autocentres are a family owned company providing value, care and service locally for over 50 years
PROVIDING VALUE,
CARE & SERVICE
LOCALLY
FOR OVER 50 YEARS

What people are saying about us...

  • Great service despite staff being off for Covid testing, manager coped well with limited services.

    - Swindon - Jan 1, 2021
  • Shane from Newhaven is my personal hero and you should give him a payrise. He saved my car.

    - Newhaven - Dec 18, 2020
  • Was welcomed on arrival and reception was very COVID safe too. Service was very good as you would expect.

    - Bristol (Longwell Green) - Jan 4, 2021
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