FW: [Syncro_T3_Australia] Re: OME Shocks

Sure. Just jack up the rear, then remove the bottom strut bolt. Then extend the strut down to measure it.

-----Original Message-----
From: greg_navarro95 <greg_navarro95@yahoo.com>
Sent: Thursday, 5 November 2009 10:46 PM
To: Syncro_T3_Australia@yahoogroups.com
Subject: [Syncro_T3_Australia] Re: OME Shocks


Thanks Mark and Ken, am I able to get an accurate maximum extended measurement of the current shocks by jacking up the rear end? Greg

--- In Syncro_T3_Australia@yahoogroups.com, "m.mullet" <m.mullet@...> wrote:
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> again from memory the extended distance of OME rear shocks ( eye to eye centre ) is 595mm. Check the extended distance of the boges.
> At the height you've mentioned ( 48cm ) the OME's should be ok.
>
> Mark
>
> --- In Syncro_T3_Australia@yahoogroups.com, "greg_navarro95" <greg_navarro95@> wrote:
> >
> > Thanks for your feedback, The vehicle is not fitted with a tow bar, I know your not prophets but if I replace the current rear shocks with OME is this likely to stop the bangng. (given the measurement of 48cm from centre of hub to bottom of the wheel arch). Greg
> >
> > --- In Syncro_T3_Australia@yahoogroups.com, plander@ wrote:
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > > I am trying to get to the bottom of the banging at the rear end of my
> > > > Syncro also.
> > > > I have just had a look and found a name and some numbers on the rear
> > > > shockies. They are called Boge # 251 513 131G. I measured the distance
> > > > from the middle of the hub to the bottom of the rear wheel arch and its
> > > > 48cm. Not sure if the shockies or the springs are the problem here.
> > > > Does anyone have any clues? Thanks Greg
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > >
> > >
> > > They are the standard shocks as supplied to Australian syncros.
> > >
> > > Banging is normal from new.
> > >
> >
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