How to Make a Top Mount for a Coil Spring?

Answer There are lots of auto suspension designs and many of them use coilover shocks -- a damper or shock absorber encased inside the coil spring. These shocks are particularly common in auto racing appl... Read More »

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How to Use a Coil Spring Compressor?

Over time, coil springs loose their structural integrity. This loss can result in a drop in the height of the vehicle, reduced maneuverability and an increased wear of important structural suspensi... Read More »

Coil Spring Compressor Directions?

A coil spring compressor compacts the spring on a vehicle and depresses the coils to lower the suspension system's height. Coil spring compressors make room so that the spring can easily be detache... Read More »

How to Install Coil Spring Spacers on a ZJ?

The Jeep ZJ is a popular vehicle for taking on the trails off road. Taking a vehicle off road is easier if you add extra height to the suspension. One way to do this is to add a coil spring spacer,... Read More »

How to Replace a Coil Spring in a Saturn Ion?

As with many small vehicles, the Saturn Ion has MacPherson strut (coil spring and shock absorber) assemblies in its front and rear suspensions. These steps will show you how to disassemble the stru... Read More »