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Modifications Can Cause Problems

Some owners of 2007-2019 Chevy Silverado trucks may comment about unwanted Stability Activation and/or a Service Stability message.


Modifications Can Cause Codes

Some owners of 2007-2019 Chevy Avalanche, Silverado, Suburban or Tahoe vehicles, GMC Sierra and Yukon vehicles and Cadillac Escalades may comment on unwanted Stability Activation and/or a Service Stability message.


Arnott Introduces Rear Air Suspension Replacement Strut for Jaguar XJ

Arnott Inc. has released a new aftermarket air suspension strut for the rear of the 2011-2018 Jaguar XJ. 


Nissan Rear Pop

This bulletin applies to 2016-2017 Nissan Altima SR and Maxima vehicles. A pop or clunk from the rear of the vehicle may be heard, especially when driving over bumps.


Bosch Has 3 OTC Suspension Bushing Tools for Freightliner Cascadia

Bosch Automotive Service Solutions has three suspension bushing tools designed to allow for hands-free operation when removing and replacing leaf spring bushings and suspension bushings found on Freightliner Cascadia vehicles.


Audi Damper Control

This bulletin applies to 2017 Audi A5 Quattro vehicles equipped with self-levelling suspension with electronic damper control. The warning lamp for damper control may be illuminated.  DTC B200FF0 may be stored in the drivetrain control module, J775 (address word 0074) or in the electronic damping control module or J250 (address word 0014). The DTC indicates an internal malfunction with symptom code 4456587.


Subaru Rattle

This bulletin applies to 2011 Subaru Legacy, Outback, Impreza and Forester models that experience a rattle noise from the rear suspension, determined to be coming from the upper control arm ball joint. A revised torque specification has been released for the ball joint retaining nut.


Caddy Not on the Level

Some 2001-2013 Cadillac Escalades may show a Service Suspension System message on the DIC, and the rear suspension height may be incorrect. When checking for DTCs, the ESC (electronic suspension control) module will have C0696 or C0711 set.


Magnetic Ride Snafu

This bulletin applies to 2003-2014 Chevy Corvette and 2009-2014 Cadillac CTS models equipped with Magnaride (magnetically controlled suspension). The issue involves the Magnaride electrical connector not seated, along with DTCs C0575, C0580, C0585 or C0590. The customer may see a Service Suspension System message displayed on the driver’s information center (DIC).


Suspension Inspection: Tips on Checking a Variety of Suspension Components

Let’s take a look at various suspension parts inspections, including ball joints, wheel bearings, wheel hub units, control arm bushings and more.

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