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5100's question

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by MikeyD, Dec 14, 2009.

  1. Dec 14, 2009 at 2:00 PM
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    MikeyD

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    I just purchased a pair of rear 5100's used with 5,000 miles on them. They look like they are in good shape but i can compress them all the way with just my hands. Is this regular? I can't see being able to compress what is holding up my truck with just my hands.
     
  2. Dec 14, 2009 at 2:07 PM
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    BigBawlzTaco

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    There ya go. ;)
    It is normal.
     
  3. Dec 14, 2009 at 2:11 PM
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    MikeyD

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    Alright good. Thanks a lot!
     
  4. Dec 14, 2009 at 2:12 PM
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    Yes it is normal- The shocks do NOT hold up the truck- the springs do.
     
  5. Dec 14, 2009 at 2:15 PM
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    Thats what I figured. It just seemed weird that I can compress them all the way with my hands. I knew I was strong but dam. And thanks for the input.
     
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