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Vehicle Suspension Parts - Function and Maintenance

Vehicle Suspension Parts - Function and Maintenance

While the allure of speed and design often takes the spotlight, it's the vehicle suspension that silently ensures a smooth and controlled ride - without it, not even the most powerful car will stay on the road. But how does it work exactly and why is it so important? Understanding Suspension Components Springs At the core of every suspension system lies the spring -  it bears the weight of the vehicle and absorbs the undulating terrain. Acting as the foundation, springs come in various forms, from traditional coil springs to the more modern air springs, each contributing to the nuanced art of ride comfort. Shock Absorbers Shock absorbers step into this chaotic drive, converting kinetic energy into heat and keeping the vehicle grounded. Without them, every bump would be an unwelcome intrusion into the driver's experience. Struts Struts play ... read more

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