Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog Tech Info Tech Forums
  Search our site:    
 Cart  | Project List | Order Status | Help    

Go Back   PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum > Technical Information and Support > Tech Help

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-28-2003, 04:03 PM
Posts: n/a
How do you diagnose a bad shock

Assuming that your car does not fail the bouce test, and the shock is not leaking, can it still be a candidate for replacement? How would one diagnose it?
Thanks in advance

ps. car is 190E Sportline with 83k miles
Reply With Quote
Old 07-28-2003, 04:32 PM
sunil190e-1.8's Avatar
Registered User
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: uk
Posts: 236
if a shock is not leaking,and passes the bounce test,then it is possible for it to still be faulty,-i had this scenario on a previous audi,the car would have a knocking sound from the front end while driving on rough ground ,which had the faulty shock-replacement resulted in curing the problem.

Last edited by sunil190e-1.8; 07-28-2003 at 04:39 PM.
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:59 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2011 Pelican Parts - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page