What are the advantages of trailing arm suspension?

1 Answer:
  • Nicole Lam
    A semi-trailing arm suspension allows you to place the roll centre wherever you desire as well as placing the instant centre in a desirable place. This will allow you to have camber change and somewhat tune the camber curve based on analysis. Both the camber change and tire scrub will stay constant.
  • Do I need to replace both lower control arm?

    It is not necessary that you have to replace both left and right control arms in one go. However, if one of the lower control arms requires a replacement, the other may be damaged in the same way.16 jun 2021
  • Is a trailing arm necessary?

    It is not necessary to replace both lower or both upper control arms if one is bad, but often they wear out at roughly the same mileage. If one control arm is bad and the other is on its way, it makes sense to replace both arms at once.12 mar 2020
  • Can you drive with bad trailing arms?

    How long can I drive with the damaged control arm? With the damaged or worn-out control arm, you can drive your vehicle for a week or less but it should be repaired as soon as you detect the problem through the methods given above before the suspension gets broken.14 ene 2019
  • Are trailing arms important?

    The trailing arms run parallel to the centerline of the vehicle's chassis and support a driven or a non-driven axle against front-to-rear movement. Trailing arms are essential for both the stability and ride comfort of the vehicle.7 mar 2022