The key to servicing these systems is proper information and understanding precisely how these systems operate.
Explore adjustable shocks & struts, their functions, and proper adjustment techniques.
Earl MacPherson’s struts eliminated suspension complexity in one way but changed vehicle geometry in others.
Learn how to replace air ride units on the 2015 to 2020 Cadillac Escalade, Chevy Tahoe and other models. Sponsored by PRT.
CDC units use electronically controlled valving to control the compression and rebound of the dampener. Sponsored by Sachs.
Follow along the step by step installation process of shocks on a Ford F-250. This video is sponsored by PRT.
The truth is that “worn” shocks reduce vehicle control and can cause accidents. This video is sponsored by KYB TV.
Since the 2000 model year, GM has offered electronically adjustable suspension as an option on several full-size trucks.
If the oil stains are glossy, it may be a sign of a rapidly developing leak.
Nitrogen eliminates foaming of the fluid inside the shock. This video is sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.
Twin tube and Monotube are fundamentally different inside but look nearly identical on the outside. Sponsored by KYB.