Category: Suspension

Shock Absorbers

December 28th, 2015 by

SHOCK ABSORBERS Purpose The suspension components known as “shock absorbers” should be more aptly named “dampers” because they dampen the force of bumps and potholes. By virtue of compressing, dampers control the amount of bouncing that occurs as the springs rebound. Signs of wear As they wear, drivers will increasingly notice that their vehicles continue

Control Arm Bushing

June 28th, 2015 by

Control Arm Bushing   The Design This suspension component consists of a steel sleeve surrounded by neoprene rubber that is pressed into the control arm and serves as a pivot point between the control arm and sub-frame. Symptoms When drivers hear a knocking and/or squeaking noise when riding over bumps, it may be an indication