The Drag Link is part a vehicles steering system. They are found on vehicles which use a steering gear, not a rack and pinion. The drag link is part of the steering system that converts rotary movement into a lateral (or side-to-side) movement, in order to turn the vehicles wheels.
The drag link is connected to the pitman arm on one side and the steering arm on the other. Each end of the drag link has a ball joint. Over time these components will wear out. When they do you will experience:
- Uneven or unusual tire wear
- Loose or sloppy steering
- Pulling to one side
- Poor handling
- Vehicle Wandering
How much will it cost?
The typical cost for the testing and replacement is between $180-$730 for parts and labor.
The cost depends on your specific make, model and year. This price range is averaged across all passenger vehicles. The actual cost depends on your specific make, model and year. Depending on your specific vehicle, this cost may be lower or higher. This cost estimate is for the specific repair listed and doesn?t include additional, related items that may require repair.
Here is what is included:
- Inspection of Drag Link
- Replacement if necessary
- Inspection of related components.
How it works
Request a service:
Get a quote online or set-up a time to have your vehicle looked at.
Choose your service time:
Pick time slots that work for you, easily, online. We will confirm appointments and send reminders.
Get your vehicle repaired:
No waiting at the shop. Our mechanics bring everything that is needed to you. All you have to do is provided a safe area for the work to be performed.
What what need from you
A safe place to work on your vehicle:
No working on the side of busy roads, No working on unstable or steep surfaces. We do not perform repairs during severe weather.
Authorization from a property owner or management.
If you rent please ensure work can be performed where your vehicle is. If your repair work is being done in a parking lot or at your place of employment, please ensure you have permission to have work performed. We do not do repairs in areas restricted by law.