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Requirement of the Automobile Suspension System Explained

The chassis is connected to the road wheels through the medium of springs and axles, and it is this medium which, with the wheels and tyres constitutes the suspension system of any vehicles. Although the axles are an integral part of the suspension system, they also incorporate other functions, i.e., steering in the case of front axle, and final drive in the case of rear axle; they are therefore dealt within other chapters. However, their respective function in the suspension system should not be overlooked. The springs as contrasted with the wheels and tyres, may be considered in this respect…