Cross/utility vehicles and SUVs present a challenge for shock absorber and damper makers because they are sold as passenger vehicles that also can be used as pack mules. Even occasionally carrying heavy loads typically requires shocks and dampers capable of handling a lot of extra weight. Chrysler Pacifica uses Nivomat shock to ensure safe vehicle dynamics even when heavily loaded. Designing a shock absorber for load-handling isn’t troublesome, as millions of pickup trucks ...

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