Many premium or full-size automobiles, trucks, and SUVs include air bag suspension, which is meant to give increased ride comfort and improved vehicle stability when carrying heavier loads. Any vehicle’s suspension works best when all of the individual components work together with their design. One or more of these components will occasionally wear down or break altogether, causing other elements to fail and perhaps resulting in a dangerous driving condition. One of the most common parts that fail is the suspension airbag.

Air bag suspension is typically found in the back of automobiles, trucks, and SUVs. It receives air from the vehicle’s suspension compressor, which is similarly positioned on the rear. Except for a few high-end cars, suspension air bags are not standard equipment on most trucks and SUVs. You probably don’t have them if you didn’t put them on yourself.

It’s a good idea to have your suspension air bags checked if your suspension is riding rough. Air bags are primarily made of rubber and can deteriorate over time due to harsh weather. Have one of our skilled mechanic experts diagnose your air bag suspension if you suspect it is leaking.

Symptoms of Faulty Air Bag Suspension

It’s very important to have your vehicle inspected by a professional mechanic if you notice any of the following symptoms:

  • The back of the car feels spongy or loose
  • Bouncy or erratic ride
  • The air compressor runs out frequently
  • The vehicle sags on one side

However, note that the symptoms of a faulty air bag suspension can be confused with incorrect tire pressure.

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How is Air Bag Suspension Repair Done?

  • The car is raised and supported on jack stands and the rear wheels are removed.
  • The faulty air bag suspension has been removed.
  • The new air bag suspension has been installed.
  • The new air bag suspension has been installed. The car is removed from the jack stands.
  • The air suspension is turned on and tested to ensure that it is working properly.

Wrapping Up

If you find fault in your car’s air bag suspension, contact the experienced and certified mechanics at Swezo. They have the necessary knowledge, skills, and tools for air bag suspension repair quickly and affordably.

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