7-31. What component in a bogie
suspension system distributes the rear
load evenly to the axles?
1. Cross shaft
2. Trunnion axle
4. Torque rods
7-32. What suspension component when
worn will make a clunking or popping
sound when the vehicle is turning or
driving over a bump?
1. Ball joint
2. Strut rod
3. Control arm
4. Torsion bar
7-33. What tool is used to measure the axial
play of a ball joint?
1. Spring gauge
3. Dial indicator
4. Outside caliper
7-34. A loose shock absorber will produce
what type of sound?
1. Loud popping
3. Loud snapping
In general, a good shock absorber
should stop movement in two to three
What action should be taken when you
notice a damaged shock absorber on
the rear of the vehicle?
1. Replace the damaged shock
2. Replace all shock absorbers on the
3. Replace both rear shock absorbers
4. Install a helper spring to aid the
damaged shock absorber
What condition lowers the height of
the vehicle, allowing the body to settle
towards the axles?
3. Weak shock absorbers
4. Worn control arm bushings
What measurement is used to check
the condition of the springs?
1. Vehicle height
2. Spring height
3. Curb height
4. Body height