Front or Rear Suspension Problems

Have a suspension problem on your car or truck? Read articles to help diagnose a problem.

I work for a fishing company, and we have a 1972 Chevy pickup with a 454. The rear drive shaft is turning, but the rear wheels are not getting full power if any. the front tire was spinning and buried it self, with out breaking the back ones loose on the sand. Then once the truck was axle deep and no longer moving, neither were the rear wheels.

Ride is Too Soft

Inspect for worn shocks, struts, mounts, worn incorrect or broken springs.

Ride is Too Hard

Check for incorrect shock or strut type, tire pressure too high.

Latest Articles

Chevrolet Blazer Lost Power ...

2000 blazer 4x4 lost power to drivetrain going down the ...

Dodge Durango Timing Chain ...

My 03 Dodge Durango 4.7L engine was blowing white smoke ...

2002 Chevy Blazer Keeps ...

My 2002 blazer keeps dying on me when I am driving, and ...

1996 Lumina Dies Looses ...

1996 Chevy Lumina 3.1 L. I have good fuel pressure,spark ...

Silverado Won't Start Cold

My 1992 Silverado 6 cylinder turns over but will not run if ...

How Things Work

Windshield Wiper System Operation

The windshield wiper motor module is part of the windshield wiper motor cover and controls wiper motor operation. The accessory voltage supply circuit to the windshield wiper motor assembly is used to operate the wiper motor in all modes. The windshield wiper motor is a 2 speed motor and is operated at low speed in all modes except HIGH.

Read more...

Common Engine Codes

Electronic Throttle Actuator Control Codes

P0506 - P0507
The Electronic Throttle Control (ETC) System uses various inputs from the powertrain control module (PCM). This system uses the inputs to control the idle speed through serial data circuits to the throttle actuator control (TAC) module.

Read more...