Inspection of vehicle shock absorber

- Jan 11, 2018 -

1. Make the car stop after 10km on the road with poor road conditions, and touch the shell of the shock absorber with the hand. If it is not hot enough, there is no resistance inside the shock absorber, and the shock absorber does not work.

At this point, the appropriate lubricating oil can be added and then tested. If the shell is hot, the oil in the shock absorber should be filled with sufficient oil.

Otherwise, the shock absorber fails.

2. Press the bumper and release, if the car has two or three jumps, the shock absorber works well.

3. When the car is running slowly and emergency braking, if the vehicle vibration is more severe, the shock absorber has a problem.

4, remove the shock absorber to the upright, and connect the bottom ring clamp on the vise, pull reduce vibration lever several times, this time should be stable resistance, pull up resistance should be greater than the resistance when pressing down on them, such as unstable resistance or without resistance, may be internal lack of oil damper or valve parts damaged, should be repaired or replacement parts.


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