How do I Know if my Shocks are Bad?

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The easiest way to determine if you need new shocks is to preform the 'bounce test' Rock your bumper and release. If the car continues to move after 2 bounces then the parts might be showing wear.
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1. Press up and down on the back bumper with your hands to get the vehicle bouncing. 2. Let go of the vehicle and observe its momentum. If the vehicle continues to bounce up and down
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what are the symptoms of bad shocks on a car? When you brake while driving over a "wash board" area in the road, you have a hard time keeping the vehicle under control.
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WHEN SHOCKS BAD CAR WILL BOUNCE A LOT.
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