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Oct 18

A future with air suspension

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I will almost definitely upgrade my suspension with air suspension. Would there be any clearance issues if I used a 6" diameter air spring? I work at AKTV8 in Michigan and we do a lot of software validation with the air manifolds, and like to use extreme vehicle scenarios like an 1800lb. 3 wheeled vehicle for test vehicles.

The rear suspension doesn't look like you could put a shock / spring unit that large a diameter on it - it is in tension. If you look closely, there are 2 rods on either side of the unit. For the front suspension, it is a little harder to see what the clearances are.

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