A-arm suspension


Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • arm suspension — See flex arm suspension long and short arm suspension semi trailing arm suspension swing arm suspension …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • long arm suspension — See short arm/long arm suspension …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • short arm suspension — See long and short arm suspension …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • swing arm suspension — An independent suspension system in which each axle pivots near the center of the vehicle and the movement of the axle changes the angle of camber. Also called swing axle …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • flex arm suspension — Rear axle design with torsionally flexible axle beam in line with the rear wheels and trailing links …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • long and short arm suspension — A suspension system using an upper and lower control arm. The upper arm is shorter than the lower. This is done so as to allow the wheel to deflect in a vertical direction with a minimum change in camber …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • short arm/long arm suspension — (SLA) See unequal length wishbone suspension …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • twin A-arm suspension — See double wishbone suspension …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • semi-trailing arm suspension — See semi trailing arm …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Suspension (vehicle) — Suspension is the term given to the system of springs, shock absorbers and linkages that connects a vehicle to its wheels. Suspension systems serve a dual purpose – contributing to the car s handling and braking for good active safety and driving …   Wikipedia

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