Shock Absorbers

  • Spring Seat Type

    Spring Seat Type

    Characteristics of both telescopic and strut type shock absorber – it is a suspension unit & damping device in a single unit, but they cannot take side loads. They are sealed and therefore need to be fully replaced.

  • Strut Type

    Strut Type

    These come in two types – completely sealed or repairable (McPherson). Repairable struts can be fitted with replacement cartridges.

  • Telescopic Type

    Telescopic Type

    Simplest shock absorber for front and rear suspension systems. Generally replaced rather than repaired.