Ford SuperDuty SuperSprings

Suspension Enhancement and Vehicle Warranty

Peter Product Information 2 Comments

We wanted to provide a quick education for recreational consumers to help lead you to resources about your vehicle and product warranties.  Did you know there is a law protecting you from manufacturers voiding or denying coverage under your warranty simply for adding aftermarket products? This law is known as “The Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act.” A consumer should have the option …

Airbags vs. SumoSprings

Airbags vs. SumoSprings

T.J. Product Information 3 Comments

The Origins of SumoSprings Would you like a maintenance-free airbag that does not leak? SumoSprings were engineered with this primary goal! SumoSprings provide users load support using an air spring with a progressive spring rate. The progressive property of the spring means you get support when you need it; more support when the spring is under more load. SumoSprings assist to …

Chassis Cab, Pickup, or Box Delete?

Chassis cab, pickup truck, or box delete?

Peter Product Information 4 Comments

Is your truck a chassis cab, pickup, or box delete? How can you tell? What are the differences? What can you do to enhance the varying original suspension systems? Definition Chassis Cab Also known as a cab chassis, or cab and chassis, this type of vehicle construction is built to allow customized assembly with aftermarket equipment. These vehicles, primarily light and …

Work Truck Suspension Solutions

Five ways to make your work truck work!

Peter Product Information Leave a Comment

When it comes to getting work done, usually the most important tool isn’t an actual tool. It’s your truck. Manufacturers realize this, which is why light and medium duty work trucks are becoming more and more versatile. New features such as wider beds, closeable and lockable storage boxes, and reinforced frames increase production. These are some ways manufacturers are improving …

Which SumoSprings Density (color) is Right for You?

Which Density is Right for You?

Peter Product Information 44 Comments

Why are SumoSprings different colors? The different SumoSprings’ colors identify their density. SumoSprings come in three different densities: blue SumoSprings are -40, black SumoSprings are -47, and yellow SumoSprings are -54. Blue – 40 Blue -40 density captures more air in the millions of micro-cellular bubbles, creating an air spring suitable for light and medium duty applications. Black – 47 …

Can Your Airbags Do This?

Can your airbags do this?

T.J. Product Information Leave a Comment

SumoSprings Facts: SumoSprings are maintenance-free. SumoSprings do not require an air compressor or any other accessories. SumoSprings do not crack or leak. SumoSprings Rebel kits allow full axle articulation. SumoSprings Rebel kits do not restrict vertical wheel travel. Airbag Facts: Airbags are not maintenance-free. Airbags require an air compressor. Uncared for airbags crack and leak. Airbags prevent full axle articulation. …

Level Truck, Level Snowplow

Level Truck, Level Snowplow

T.J. Product Information 2 Comments

Snowplow, Ballast, and SumoSprings. Snowplow Manufacturers Recommend a Level Truck and Plow. Snowplow manufacturers detail the importance of having the wings of your snowplow level with the ground. They also detail the importance of leveling your truck by adding ballast behind the rear axle. Ballast, weight added to the rear, can be sandbags, tailgate spreaders, any weight secured in the …

Forgotten Front Suspension

The Forgotten Front Suspension

T.J. Product Information 2 Comments

Forms, Forums, Facebook, Friends… Front… That is a lot of F’s! We receive a lot of form submissions on our website. One of them caught my attention today because it involved questions about the often forgotten front suspension enhancement solutions we offer. Here is what Al asked: “We just purchased a new 2018 Winnebago Travato K. On a forum we belong …

Reduce Motorhome Sway with SumoSprings!

Reduce Motorhome Sway with SumoSprings!

Peter Product Information 18 Comments

Sway is one of the few negatives when it comes to owning a motorhome. Unfortunately, it is a common issue, especially for the full timers out there. So what typically causes sway and what are some benefits to reducing it? Some instances include: pulling in and out of driveways larger trucks zooming by on the freeway driving over uneven or …

Class A Motorhome Suspension

A smoother ride for your motorhome

T.J. Product Information, Product Review 10 Comments

Will SumoSprings give my motorhome a smoother ride? Out of all of the questions we get asked, this is by far the most popular when talking about motorhomes. I spoke with a customer last week who made the comment, “I spent my life savings on a premiere coach and felt like I was riding in an old tractor!” The ride …

Class B Motorhome Suspension

Class B Motorhome Suspension Q&A

T.J. Product Information 6 Comments

We recently communicated with a group of Class B coach owners/enthusiasts. They asked a handful of great questions related to Class B suspension improvements. These owners love their Class B’s, sometimes referred to as van conversions, for their ability to get into smaller spaces, take tighter turns, and their car-like driving experience. In this blog post, I will share some …