What’s wrong with my Porsche Suspension?

If you’re experiencing issues with your Porsche suspension, it could be due to various factors such as weak shocks, damaged coil springs, worn bushes, or alignment problems. Uneven tire wear, unusual noises, and changes in handling performance are common warning signs of these issues. It’s essential to have a diagnostic inspection by professionals to identify and address specific problems promptly.



Troubleshooting Porsche Suspension Issues


Is your Porsche showing signs of suspension trouble? Don’t let handling and ride comfort compromise your driving experience. Our expert team at RPM Specialist Cars is here to guide you through common Porsche suspension issues, offering solutions that bring your luxury performance car back to its optimal state.


Common Porsche Suspension Problems:

  1. Suspension Noise: Unusual noises like clunks or rattles when driving over bumps could indicate worn-out suspension components. This can include week shock absorbers, worn ball joints, perished bushes, or loose components.
  2. Uneven Tire Wear: Uneven tire wear is often a tell-tale sign of suspension problems. If you notice excessive wear on one side of your tires, it may indicate issues with alignment, shocks, or other suspension components.
  3. Handling Issues: A Porsche is renowned for its precision handling. If you experience a change in steering responsiveness, body roll, or an overall decline in handling performance, it’s crucial to address these issues promptly.
  4. Leaking Shock Absorbers: Fluid leaks from shock absorbers can compromise their performance, leading to decreased ride quality. If you spot oil or fluid around your shocks, it’s an indication that they may need replacement.
  5. Uneven Stance: If your vehicle has an uneven stance with one corner sitting lower than usual, this could be an indication that a coil spring has snapped and needs replacing urgently.

How We Can Help


At RPM Specialist Cars, our seasoned technicians specialise in Porsche maintenance and repairs. When it comes to suspension issues in your Porsche, we conduct a comprehensive inspection to identify the root cause of the problem.

Whether it’s worn-out shocks, damaged bushings, or alignment issues, we provide precise solutions tailored to your car’s needs

Our Suspension Services Include:

  1. Diagnostic Inspection: Our experts use state-of-the-art diagnostics to pinpoint suspension problems accurately.
  2. Parts Replacement Worn-out or damaged components are replaced with high-quality parts to restore optimal performance.
  3. Wheel Alignment Service: Precise wheel alignment ensures even tire wear and enhances overall handling.
  4. Upgrades: If you’re looking to enhance your Porsche’s suspension performance, we offer custom upgrades suited to your driving preferences.

Wheel Alignment Service


Porsche Garage Location

Our garage and showroom is based in Knaresborough, a small town on the outskirts of Harrogate, North Yorkshire. We are located just off the A1, providing great accessibility from surrounding areas such as York, Boroughbridge, Wetherby, Ripon, Leeds and Teesside

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