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Steel Leaf Spring Rear Suspension

Introducing TRAAX ROD®

TRAAX ROD® torque rods offer up to 5X* the performance life of conventional double shot bushings and similar performance of ball and socket torque rods, with better energy absorption, delivering best in class bushing retention and longer component life for heavy- and severe-duty applications.

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  • Hendrickson designed springs provide a consistent spring rate for longer spring life
  • RTE extended leaf design provides a softer vehicle ride—empty or lightly loaded
  • Equalizing beams distribute load equally between both axles for improved traction and lower the center of gravity for increased stability
  • Up to 15 inches of diagonal wheel articulation for off-road mobility in harsh environments
  • Genuine Hendrickson springs are made from high-strength steel and are heat treated and shot peened for exceptional fatigue life
  • Available with 52, 54, 56, 60, and 72.5 inch equalizing beams
  • Optional shock kit available for improved ride