1.2 Leaf Spring Inspection

1.2 Leaf Spring Inspection

Items to Check:

  • Spring leaves
  • Center bolt
  • U-bolt nuts for tightness
  • Spring clips
  • Spring eyes (cracks, motion, lubrication)
  • Front suspension spring shackle bolts
  • Torque rods and all other related parts of spring suspensions: Hangers, equalizers, beam bushings
  • Shock absorbers

Common Leaf Spring Suspensions:

Common Air Suspensions

Common Elastomer Spring Suspensions