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(515) 465-8900 • 124 West Willis Ave. • Perry, IA • MON-FRI 8-5 Sat. 8-12
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Smith Tire II provides CV Axle Inspection services to Perry, IA, Boone, IA, Adel, IA, and other surrounding areas.

Approx. Time: 60 Minutes  |   Price Range: Get Quote for Price

The Basics Behind CV Axle Inspection Services at Smith Tire II

The CV axle is a drive axle located between the drive wheels. Its role is to deliver consistent power to the wheels as they traverse various types of terrain. The CV axle is attached to the wheels by CV joints. The inner CV joints connect the transmission to the CV axle while the outer CV joints connect the CV axle to the wheels. The CV joints connect the CV axle to the wheels, and deliver power while maintaining a constant velocity. The CV axle assembly—the axle shaft, CV joints, and CV boots—is designed to deliver flexible power to the wheels. This means that the axle is able to transmit required levels of torque to the wheels regardless of the angle of the axle. At first, CV axles were commonly used in front-wheel drive vehicles, but today CV axles are also common in rear-wheel drive vehicles.

Why Should You Have CV Axle Inspection Services Performed at Smith Tire II?

Recognizing potential problems early can help prevent more expensive and expansive repairs on your CV axle. Trouble turning and resistance from tires while maneuvering are signs of CV axle issues. A bad CV axle will emit noise, such as squeaking that increases with speed. Vibrations that increase with speed and vibrating floorboards are also signs that your CV axle should be inspected by our service staff. While an inspection of the CV axle is centered on checking the axle, our inspectors may find problems related to CV joints or CV boots. Because the CV axle components combine into one working assembly, reviewing proper working conditions for all components is extremely important for CV axle maintenance. Our CV axle inspection can help keep major repairs or replacements at bay.

We proudly service the CV Axle Inspection needs of customers in Perry, IA, Boone, IA, Adel, IA, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Adel IA | Boone IA | Perry IA | and surrounding areas


About Smith Tire II

Smith Tire II is a pillar of the Perry, IA community. Smith Tire II is a leader in offering name brand tires, wheels, auto repair and brake services for customers located in and around the Perry, Iowa area. Our goal is to focus on customer service. It is the foundation of our business. Smith Tire II employs a well-trained staff specializing in the sale and installation of passenger car, performance and light truck or SUV tires. Custom wheels are available at Smith Tire II. Special wheels and rims compliment any tire or customer vehicle. Complete under-car services, such as oil changes, brakes, shocks, struts, alignment, and transmission fluid flush for both foreign and domestic vehicles are readily available at competitive prices. Take this opportunity to browse Smith Tire II website or call us for personalized service.