Shocks/struts do wear out over time but they do not have a set replacement time like a spark plug or air filter. A vehicle's shocks/struts deteriorate gradually over time, the decline in ride control often goes unnoticed. Exactly when a shock/strut needs to be replaced is difficult to say, here are as few tips which will help determine if you should have your shocks/struts inspected.
If you feel your vehicle may need new shocks/struts please give us a call. We would be happy to inspect your vehicle's ride control components and give you a straight forward honest evaluation.