You put in hours of maintenance on your offroad and onroad vehicles but do you balance your wheels ? It only takes 5 minutes but Unbalanced wheels can cause inconsistent handling lots of vibration which in turn leads to screws loosening and falling out, overworked shocks, bearings and bent parts. The process of balancing tires is a pretty simple one and only requires a few tools.
- 31 Mar 2021
Shock oil is something we get asked about regularly so we thought it would be a good idea to give you some information to give you a starting point to help you choose a suitable oil for your vehicle. The manual doesn’t always have information on oil properties and there are many things to consider when choosing shock oils. Shock oil weight is only one variable used in suspension tuning spring rates, tyres, foams, gearing all make a difference to the way the car responds. How you tune your car is a completely individual decision based on driving style, terrain and your own personal preference. It is very difficult for us to recommend the perfect shock oil because no two people have the same setup or driving requirements. For a new car the best place to start is with the manufacturers build recommendations then tune from there.
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- 02 Mar 2021