Damping auto parts: Dust cover kit shock absorber
Everybody knows that protection is very important for the vehicle. It may be car insurance (antitheft protection, for instance) or drive and passenger protection (airbags). Dust protection set serves to protect Shock bootss from early wear, pitchy mud, dust or water. Usually it is made of rubber to provide an ideal flexibility and the best corrosion protection. Dust protection set is attached to each of four car shock absorbers. The faultless state of the dust protection set is as important as a faultlessly running Dust cover kit shock absorber. It is rather difficult to detect a faulty dust protection set, not as easy as a broken light. That is why it is important always to check the dust protection set and to remove contaminations. This guarantees a long life of this important car part.
When replacing the shock absorber, it is also necessary to replace the dust protection set to prevent damages. Proper installation is as important as the correct assembly of the Protective cap bellow shock absorber. Many reputable car parts makers offer products of different price category.
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How to detect malfunction of the shock absorber dust cover kit
To check the state of the Shock boots kit, it should be inspected. Special attention should be paid to the fasteners, as well as checking the dust boot for surface defects.
If the defective parts have not been replaced in time, serviceability of the shock absorbers and the struts may be compromised.
The Protective cap bellow shock absorber kits should be replaced after every 20-30 thousand km of mileage (once in one or two years). To make shock absorbers function correctly, the dust boots should be inspected every three months.
You may notice that Shock Absorber Dust Cover & Bump Stops kit is to be replaced by the following symptoms:
Reasons of malfunction of the shock absorber dust cover kit
The most common cause of Shock absorber boots kit damage is the influence of aggressive external factors. Due to temperature changes, contact of fine solid fractions with the rubber surface, water, dirt, cracks and breaks occur.
Due to the intense vibrations that occur when driving off-road, the dust boot may jump off the castellated nut. Premature wear of the kit may be caused by poor quality of its components, and improper installation.
Replacing theShock boots kit
Faulty components are not repaired. To replace a faulty shock absorber dust cover kit, the first step is dismantling the assembly of the shock absorber, the dust boot and the bump stop. Next, the dust boot is extracted from the groove and removed from the castellated nut. Next, dirt is to be removed and a new dust boot installed, followed by assembly of the unit.