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Djv1389 07-13-2012 01:25 PM

air strut
 
has anybody had a front air strut go bad with out blowing out the air bag.from what i understand there is oil inside of it i could not find a cross section any where but i would emagine it is a strut filled with oil inside the air bag.i think one of mine might be bad i have a noise comming from up front some where has been in the dealer for a month in feb and we are still looking.

Jeep_addicted 07-17-2012 03:15 PM

Re: air strut
 
Here is how an air shock is basically contructedhttp://www.avsontheweb.com/images/coolride/n3592.jpg it is easily a sealed bladder around the moving piston so if you have a leaking shock then the oil is inside the bag.


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