Tie Rods (sometimes known as rack ends) are one of the most important parts of any rack and pinion steering system, providing the forces required to turn the front tyres whenever you turn the steering wheel. Subject to wear and tear just like any other steering part, Tie Rods are important to keep performing like new so you can get the most responsive steering possible.
As a crucial part of your steering rack system, your outer tie rod end and inner tie rod can make all the difference in reducing tire wear.
What do Tie Rods and Tie Rod Ends Do?
Tie rods and tie rod ends form critical component of your vehicles front end steering. Worn out or damaged tie rod ends can lead to hard steering, jarring clunks going over pot holes or uneven road surfaces and steering pull that can cause premature camber and tyre wear in your vehicle. Tie rod ends may seem like a small piece of the puzzle, however they are responsible for keeping you between the lines and ensuring your vehicle steers true.
Why Are Tie Rods and Tie Rod Ends Important for Drivers?
You know that pot hole at the end of your street that you've been meaning to avoid for the last few months but keep forgetting? That pot hole has been slowly wearing away at, not only your suspension, but also the tie rod ends in your steering. Naturally, your front end suspension and steering components are subject to accelerated wear when compared to other elements of your cars suspension, as a result, it is imperative to maintain tie rods and tie rod end to maintain your vehicles entire steering system.
Our Range of Tie Rods and Tie Rod Ends
Spares Box is pleased to offer a selection of Superpro tie rod end that are suitable for application on a range of vehicles. High quality SuperPro Suspension tie rod end are a superior alternative to the brittle tie rods and tie rod ends that are fitted to your vehicle from the factory. Superpro tie rod ends have been thoughtfully engineered and designed to keep your vehicles steering straight and true.