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Getting a New Perspective on Ride Control Topics

Don’t give up. Surveys have shown that 50% of ride control sales occur on the second visit.

BMW 7 Series Air Suspension Diagnostics

For the BMW 7 Series E65/E66 manufactured between 2001-’08, engineers went with an innovative rear air ride system.

Strut Service Q&A

A complete inspection lays the groundwork for excellent customer communication and increases the possibility of a sale.

Use Test Drives To Learn And Explain Suspension Issues (VIDEO)

A proper test drive can clarify the real problem. This video is presented by The Group Training Academy.

Worn Suspensions Reduce Braking Efficiency, Safety (Video)

Worn shocks can result in a 15% to 20% increase in braking distances. This video is presented by The Group Training Academy.

Mercedes-Benz Air Suspension

Here are some tips and tricks to follow on how to diagnose and repair these systems for your customers.

Mercedes-Benz Hydraulic Suspension Evolution

When writing an estimate for an air ride repair, make sure you give the customer these options.

Shock and Strut Tips

Here are 10 basic tips on shocks and struts.

Crossover Suspension Service

Most drivers assume taller is safer. But, the opposite is true when it comes to stability.

Fixing A Steering-Pull Condition

If a customer comes to your shop with a steering-pull complaint, never jump to conclusions about what’s really wrong.

Curing Shock, Strut and Suspension Noise

As vehicles age, eliminating noise is Job 1. But ‘noise’ may mean different things to you and your customers.

Loaded Struts Are Not Always The Total Solution

Under normal conditions on a smooth road, shocks and struts stroke an average of 1,750 times for every mile traveled.