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When you own a car or truck there are many things you need to do to maintain it like make sure the tires are properly inflated and at the same level and the proper inflation is typically in the owner’s manual or listed on the driver’s side door and check them with a tire gauge which at most air machines will have one.
Get Oil changes every 3,000 miles unless you use synthetic oil then it can go to 6,000 miles you can either change the oil yourself or bring to a garage. I take mine to a garage as I would never be able to do it myself or really have the desire to.
Get a 4 wheel alignment which requires your vehicle to go up on an alignment rack and is actually, an elaborate process that brings the car's suspension into its proper configuration, positioning and adjusting components so that wheels are aligned with one another and the road surface. The alignment should be performed by an experienced mechanic, who uses an alignment machine.
If you feel your vehicle needs a ball joint that needs to be replaced here are some signs clunking noises coming from the front suspension, excessive vibration from the front of the vehicle, and steering wandering to the left or right. The mechanic will put it up on a best buy car lift and look underneath.