Defective shock absorbers increase braking distance by 20 percent / 22 percent of all cars driving with defective shock absorbers according to KYB suspension specialist who drives with defective shock absorbers, in great danger! For defective shock absorbers increase braking distance by 20 percent. The braking distance at tempo 80 is greater than six feet. The TuV tests have proven this. 22 Percent of all cars driving with defective shock absorbers, resulted in the review of 3065 cars in auto repair according to KYB suspension specialist. 13.4 Percent of the cars have defects in the chassis in accordance with TuV report 2012, these are the second most common defects of all auto parts after the lighting. Let your shock absorbers and springs so winter tire change in an auto repair shop check and replace if they are too weak.
Then, drive safely, argued the world’s largest manufacturer of shock absorbers KYB. Dangerous: Car can come in the spin cycle but even more dangers lurking with defective shock absorbers and springs. The car might the ESP or break out when the driver must make an evasive maneuver or goes too fast in a curve. Also the dreaded hydroplaning occurs at much lower speeds, than motorists think, KYB warns. Also ABS and ESP does not work properly, because the wheels have too little contact with the ground, because worn out shock absorbers and springs can they not strong enough on the street press.
Over 50 percent of the accidents of cars, which have more than ten years or 150 000 kilometres under his belt, defective shock absorbers are caused, a study of the Institute of transport and the environment (IPPC) has found. Worn out shock absorbers and springs also damage the tire and other car parts such as brakes and steering. The tread is literally being erased – and already the mature 25 per cent have less mileage.