PASSENGER CAR AND LIGHT TRUCK SHOCK ABSORBER INSPECTION EQUIPMENT. VOLUME I. SUMMARY REPORT

Four commercial on-the-vehicle shock absorber testers were evaluated for suitability with periodic motor vehicle inspection programs. Tests were conducted on these four testers with five vehicles using shock absorbers of known quality. A study was also conducted to determine the effects and modes of shock absorber degradation, and the range of shock absorber damping in the prevailing vehicle population.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also Volume 2, PB-241 605.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Tracor Jitco, Incorporated

    1300 East Jefferson Street
    Rockville, MD  United States  20852

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Wooten, R D
  • Publication Date: 1975-4

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 29 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00091382
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: TJ-102-019-Vol-1 Final Rpt., HS-801 527
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-256-3-755
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1989 12:00AM