Product Tips & Tutorials: RC Cars/Crawlers
Preloading your Springs
Posted by on 19 September 2012 12:35 PM

If you notice that your car is sagging, its usually cause there's not enough oil in the shocks, or the weather is too hot out. It's usually not something extremely important, but if it sags too much, and chassis or frame is grinding against the concrete, you will have some major issues to deal with soon. It's better to fix the problem at the source before anything happens. Remember, taking care of your car now will save you more hassle in the future.

Now, a quick easy way to fix this is using Preloading Clips that are usually provided by the manufacturer. Just clip them to the top of the shocks, and it should strengthen the springs so that they are tighter. Here's a more visual detail of what I'm talking about:

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