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What is the shock absorber in your body?
Asked in Human Anatomy and Physiology
What is the main shock absorber in the human body?
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Does a shock absorber make the truck ride smoother?
Asked in Wristwatches
Does the Casio watch have a built-in shock absorber?
If you have to make a small building that absorbes shock is drywall a good shock absorber?
Asked in Skeletal System
What is important in joints because it acts as a shock absorber?
Asked in Motorcycle and ATV Maintenance
How do motorcycle rear shock absorbers work?
Asked in Dodge Caravan
How do you change shock absorbers in 2002 dodge caravan?
# Raise vehicle. # Support the rear axle of the vehicle using 2 jackstands positioned at the outer ends of the axle. NOTE: If the shock absorber lower mounting bolt deflects upward during removal, raise axle by adjusting the support jack. If the lower shock absorber bolt deflects downward during removal, lower the axle by adjusting the support jack. # Remove the shock absorber lower mounting bolt. # While holding shock absorber, remove the shock absorber upper mounting bolt and shock absorber. # While holding shock absorber in position against the frame rail, install the shock absorber upper mounting bolt. # Install the shock absorber lower mounting bolt securing the lower end of the shock absorber to the axle. # Remove the support jack. # Lower the vehicle to the ground so the full curb weight of the vehicle is supported by the suspension. # Tighten the upper and lower shock absorber mounting bolt to a torque of 88 NÂ·m (65 ft. lbs.).
Asked in Technology
Who invented shock absorber?
Claude Foster, founder of Gabriel the company who invented the first shock absorber, which was called the snubber in 1907. In 1918 the first hydraulic shock absorber was introduced and in 1956 the first adjustable shock absorber as well. In 1967 the first gas shock absorber came from Gabriel and from that point many other makers began copying and expanding on the initial work of the people at Gabriel.