The axles assembly is attached to multi-leaf springs with U-bolts. The front and rear ends of the springs are attached to the frame at the hangers with rubber bushings. Two direct double-acting shock absorbers provide ride control. The shock absorbers are angle-mounted between the frame.
Truck King Pins Repair
The king pin serves as the pivot point which attaches the wheel spindle to the axle beam and is considered to be the most critical component of the axle assembly.