Earl MacPherson’s struts eliminated suspension complexity in one way but changed vehicle geometry in others.
A complete inspection lays the groundwork for excellent customer communication and increases the possibility of a sale.
The new launch includes components for the Toyota Tacoma, Kia Sorento and Honda Civic.
Complete a thorough inspection to increase profitability. This video is sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.
The new products represent more than 8 million vehicles in new coverage for North America.
The new products represent more than 6 million vehicles in new coverage.
The new products represent coverage for more than 56 million vehicles in operation.
Most labor guides give a technician 0.3 hours of labor, or 17 minutes, to compress the spring and disassemble the old strut, and assemble the new strut.
Andrew Markel offers four tips to ensure that you choose the correct shocks and struts for your customer’s vehicle.
The role of ride control and tires becomes even more critical on vehicles equipped with ABS, traction control and stability control systems. As in an emergency lane-change situation, the driver can now steer under panic braking. This means that weight transfer and vehicle pitch can be even more extreme.
Andrew Markel explains how selling loaded struts in sets can prevent air ride problems and damage in the future.
Andrew Markel discusses the upper strut mount and its importance to a strut replacement job, including the prevention of the strut binding and memory steer.