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Leaf spring and MacPherson strut Leaf-springbush Half shafts and differentialcontained in casing MacPherson strut Anchor point to reinforced wing Pivoted arm to frame Damper Liverearaxle Rigid fixingto wheel hub

A typical suspension system on a rear-wheel-drive car. It has a live rear axle on leaf springs, and independent front suspension of the MacPherson-strut type with interior damper.


How car suspension works

Suspension types There are various ways of attaching the wheels of the car so that they can move...