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Control Arms

 

Coil Springs

Coil Springs absorb road impact and help maintain the vehicles proper ride height. They can be located between or above control arms. The coil springs are either constant rate or variable rate.

Coil springs are part of your cars suspension

How Does it Work?

  • The springs are used to absorb road impact and maintain vehicle ride height.

How is it Made?

  • A bar is wound to create the right amount of coils needed to absorb road impact and maintain vehicle ride height.

Why Does it Fail?

  • Due to overall wear caused by road conditions and additional weight.

What are the Symptoms of Failure?

  • Under car noise (squeaking or rattling).
  • Erratic steering.
  • Car swaying.
  • Ride height either too high or too low.

What are the Implications of Failure?

  • Spring is cracked or broken.
  • Handling and stability issues.

How Difficult is the Install?

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