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  • Mon 8:00AM - 6:00PM
    Tue 8:00AM - 6:00PM
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Suspension

High-Performance Suspension

Great high-performance shocks or struts are essential in Bloomington, but when you are ready to take your car or truck suspension to the next level you need the experience of the auto repair mechanics at Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair to get the job done right.

Leaf Springs: Trust the auto repair mechanics at Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair to install this simple assembly that is the backbone of high-performance truck suspension. Absorb the shock of rough terrain when you are pushing your truck to its limit. These long, curved strips of steel are stacked in order of length and joined by a bolt at the center. Removing old rear axle springs can be a tough job and getting your new leaf springs bolted on tight is critical. The experienced professionals at Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair are up for the task. Drop by the shop at 711 E Lincoln Street or give us a call at 309-386-1999 to set up an appointment to get your new leaf springs installed fast.

Coil Springs: Coil springs look exactly like a simple coil. Placed on the top of an axle your coil springs store and release the energy when your car or truck is in motion. The coil spring absorbs the shock of Bloomington potholes, speed bumps and other turbulent factors on track or rough terrain. Ensuring old springs are removed and new coils are aligned and fastened correctly is essential for maximum safety and handling. Trust the experienced auto repair specialists at Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair at 711 E Lincoln Street for fast, affordable coil spring installation.

Lowering Kits For A Mean Sport Stance

Drivers in Bloomington come to Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair to achieve that low-stance, high-performance sports car appearance and improve handling. At Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair we replace stock springs with lowering springs that offer more coils in a condensed stack. Trust the expert mechanics at Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair to create the correct amount of tension between the frame and the suspension system. Call Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair at 309-386-1999 and schedule an appointment to install your lowering kit and shorten the distance between your car's body and the wheels to lessen the center of gravity and increase responsive handling.

Lift Kits

Got massive monster tires? Truck owners in Bloomington come to Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair to install high-performance lift kits that will increase clearance and provide that aggressive monster truck stance. Securely installing strut mounts, longer springs, new shocks, and a range of hardware to raise up your truck is a tough job. Precisely calibrating the ground clearance larger wheels need is important for optimal safety and performance. Trust the auto repair experts at Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair to transform the look and function of your truck. Take on rugged terrain or just look cool when cruising by giving your truck a little lift. Call 309-386-1999 or stop by our auto repair shop at 711 E Lincoln Street to set up an appointment.

Sway Bars: At Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair we install sway bars to help driving enthusiasts in Bloomington grip corners more easily and reduce the demand placed on the springs and suspension system. Prevent body roll when driving aggressively in curves with cold-formed steel alloy sway bars installed with exacting precision to offer bilateral spring deflection. The expert mechanics at Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair in Bloomington can help you decrease the load difference between the wheels inside and outside the curve by adding sway bars today. Get convenient, affordable fast auto repairs and sway bar installation for high-performance cars at Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair every day. Call Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair at 309-386-1999 or stop by our auto repair shop in Bloomington today.

Frame Rails: Ready to race? Offset chassis are not permitted on many tracks and require drivers to install parallel frame rails. Chassis frame rails are built to strict guidelines to provide maximum stabilization in a left-hand turn. Let our expert mechanics at Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair be your race team and make minute changes to the geometry of your suspension with frame rails to provide you with a total lower weight in the turns.

Tie Rods

At Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair we know driving enthusiasts in Bloomington demand more of their high-performance cars and trucks. When you turn a corner on Bloomington streets your front wheels pivot on steering knuckles connected to the steering rack. Your wheels are connected by the tie rod to the drag link bar to provide safety and handling in a turn. High-performance tie bars boast micro-adjustment options to make height and length adjustments between the tie rod and the wheel. The tie rod end that connects to the steering knuckle is susceptible to wear and failure with aggressive driving. Failure can throw off the car's alignment in a tight curve when the chassis of a car is under the most stress. High performance tie bar ends offer precision manufactured ball bearings to reduce wear and critical failures.

Wheelie Bars

These simple anti-roll devices look like casters connected to the rear bumper by long bars of flexible Chromoly tubing. Let Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair be a part of your race team and install wheelie bars when you are ready to race. Wheelie bars take over in a skid and progressively unload the energy of the tire to keep a car right side up. Ready to add this important safety option to your car? Call Zaabs Full Service Auto Repair at 309-386-1999 and let's talk wheelie bars.

What People Say About Us

  • , 07/06/2020

    My classic car broke down in Bloomington. I live in Champaign (48 miles away). This car (a 1972 Cutlass Supreme convertible) almost never is more than 10 miles from home and has spent all but 2 nights in the past 25 years in my garage. To say I was anxious leaving it at an unknown, out of town repair facility would be an understatement. Zaabs and Bryan handled the repair quickly and very affordably. 5 stars! A good outfit that has earned my respect.

  • Went in for my breaks, amazing place! Great service, nice guys got it done fast.

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    Thanks for getting our '92 Pontiac back on the road. Very affordable & quick service.

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    I brought my truck into Zaabs and they were quick and helped me understand exactly what they were doing. I finally found a mechanic here who I can trust.

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    After a different repair shop's service manager boldly lied to me about how an expensive repair was diagnosed, I took my car to Zaabs. The actual diagnosis and proper repair by Brian was 10% of the other shops alleged "repair". I fully recommend Zaabs.

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    Called about getting the motor from my passenger window replaced. Brought it in the same day and the next day my window had been fixed and replaced. Quick and friendly service. Thanks!

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    Very grateful to this business because he saved my car from a major car expense. My radiator was overheating due to my thermostat needing to be replaced due to a sensor issue. He was willing to fix it on a Sunday. Now my car is working wonderfully. Thank you Bryan!!!!!

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    Zaabs provides excellent service and quality work at fair prices. I will have all of my auto maintenance and servicing done at Zaabs from now on. Brian is an exceptional auto technician and honest.

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    Excellence! Truly one of the best experiences I've ever had with customer service and overall excellence in the quality of repair service I received. Fast, reliable, honest, and genuine service. I am confident that I chose the best place for my full service auto repair needs!

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    We were on our way back home from a vacation in Wisconsin, heading back to Key West, Florida. Our car started running hot, so we pulled in to three different auto shops. And the last one was the one that did the magic. Bryan Saner was very professional, clean and very friendly. I would highly recommend him and his shop. For a one man crew he was amazing. We are very satisfied.

Bloomington
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    Excellent customer service and Brian was always nice and friendly. What I appreciate is the honesty I've experienced since taking my vehicles to Zabbs. And I normally don't take the time to write reviews but I felt it was necessary to give these guys their just do.

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    , 07/06/2020

    My classic car broke down in Bloomington. I live in Champaign (48 miles away). This car (a 1972 Cutlass Supreme convertible) almost never is more than 10 miles from home and has spent all but 2 nights in the past 25 years in my garage. To say I was anxious leaving it at an unknown, out of town repair facility would be an understatement. Zaabs and Bryan handled the repair quickly and very affordably. 5 stars! A good outfit that has earned my respect.

Call us for service: 309-386-1999

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