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Old 07-19-2012, 03:09 PM
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Air Shocks dry rotting?

Haven't had these under the car too long and they are splitting and in a couple spots bulging like they're ready to burst.

Can I replace the rubber bags or will I have to replace the whole shocks?

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Shad
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Not sure but what are they on are the shocks or air ride ? look like air ride to me. JMO
Either way it looks to me like you would have to replace the whole thing . IMHO


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they are on a 56 chevy...air ride.
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they are on a 56 chevy...air ride.
Contact Airride, or your installer if you didnt do it yourself. Definintly doesnt look good.
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Anyone know if you can just replace the bags or if you have to replace the whole unit?
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Anyone know if you can just replace the bags or if you have to replace the whole unit?
In most cases that i know of you have to re-place the whole thing, but i agree with the above post call airride they should be able to tell you for sure,
but i really think you will have to re-place the whole thing either way, i know the bags we put on my son's ranger you had to re-place the whole piece to fix it wasen't no changing just the bag.


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