Outer Tie Rod

Outer Tie Rod Repair Cost

With each new model year, manufacturers are adding more oxygen sensors to better manage engine operation. Some high performance engines have an oxygen sensor for each cylinder as well as one for the rear of each Outer Tie Rod. The sensors are located either underneath the hood or underneath the car. The oxygen sensors are connected (screwed) to the exhaust pipe, either in front or back of the catalytic converter. The front (upstream) sensors measure the amount of oxygen in the exhaust system.

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If your car is out of warranty, then this opens up some freedom for servicing and parts. There are several things you can do with your car out-of-warranty than when it's in warranty:

  • Use non-genuine parts or hunt online for parts overseas, which can be much cheaper
  • Use any mechanic you like
  • Do your own basic maintenance like oil changes