Category: F150 Steering & Suspension

Three Types of Ford Suspensions

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Ford has had three different types of front suspensions for nearly all of their trucks. Each comes with its own advantages and disadvantages and in this article we’ll take a quick look into each one. We’ll start with the solid axle, and then go through the toughest independent system known as the Twin-I/Twin-Traction Beam. Finally, we’ll [...] More »

F150: Replacing Your Truck’s Shock Absorbers

By Michael Zimmers Shock absorbers are an often-overlooked maintenance point for our vehicles. This is unfortunate, as worn shocks not only make the ride less comfortable, but can effect handling, fuel economy and wear-and-tear on other suspension components. They’re also relatively inexpensive and easy to replace, making them a very worthwhile do-it-yourself task for those [...] More »