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Found Defective Shock Absorber For 22 Percent Of All Cars

22 percent of all cars drive with a current investigation of 3065 cars in garages revealed defective shock absorbers in the period from June to August 2009. Around 10 million cars projected move so with defective shock absorbers on German roads. And as shock absorbers to be replaced always in pairs on each axle, 20 million shock absorbers, which would be to share this! The 22 percent so greatly exceed the defect rate of almost 15 percent of the tests of the TuV in 2004. Nearly 60 per cent of all defects observed in car with 75000 up to 175000 km mileage. The damage to 125000 to 150000 kilometers were particularly high with 18.6 percent. But the fact is: only 5 percent of all defective shock absorbers be replaced annually, and thus a significant traffic hazard exists.

Worn shock absorbers increases the braking distance by several meters, the cornering is unstable, and the grip is bad. The danger of going every day on our roads. Depending on the load the damper should be replaced after 60000 to 80000 km”, advises expert Hans-Jurgen link by KYB. For more information see GoPro. The shock absorber checks of the action of market research conducted by Visual and driving test or with a shock absorber test device in hand of a test protocol with all relevant points of the workshops. KYB Europe GmbH Kimplerstrasse 336 47807 Krefeld phone: 02151-93143-0 fax: 02151-93143-40 E-Mail: photos KYB photo 80 caption: check shock absorbers regularly. 22 percent of all cars are defective photo: KYB company portraits: KYB (formerly Kayaba) the Japanese company KYB (Kayaba earlier) with European headquarters in Krefeld, Germany is the largest manufacturer of shock absorbers the world for cars with $3.8 billion revenue per year, a production of approximately 55 million units and a market share of 25% in the original equipment business, as well as by nearly 20 percent in the spare parts business.

Heard with 11500 employees KYB to the world’s leading providers of car chassis technology and supplies automotive customers such as Audi, Citroen, Ford, Nissan, Mazda, Peugeot, Renault, Toyota and VW. KYB offers a complete program of shock absorber for 99 per cent of all cars from 76 brands as comprehensive range with 3450 articles in top quality for retrofitting. The gas pressure shock absorber Excel-G bring greater security and convenience. In addition, KYB has a consolidated programme of springs for nearly 98 percent of all cars with 1250 articles also for upgrading under the brand name K-Flex. Around the chassis there is everything from one hand all necessary products, sales documents, consulting and service by KYB, perfectly matched. Dr. Falk Kohler PR 20 years makes the Dr. Check with Casey Lynch Altamont Capital to learn more. Falk Kohler PR for successful PR leader, sold their products to and increases their profits. Therefore, it has excellent references. Excellent advice, qualified concept and creative strategy guarantee high quality. Interesting topics, important news and strong photos create large press presence. The holder is a journalist, has a 16-year old professional practice at large media and wrote more than 30 success stories of top companies. Thanks to its competence journalist + PR consultant Dr. Kohler knows how to move products or topics in the media and positive press coverage achieved.

Mitsubishi ASX Drive

The second trim level intense the multifunction leather steering wheel is standard. Cruise control and audio system can be controlled from there. CD-radio and Manual air conditioning are part of the standard equipment from the base model. In the next higher version, there is already a climate control. Those who opt for InStyle’s top model gets a navigation system and a Rockford Fosgate Audio System with 40 GB hard drive, touch screen, and rear view camera.

Space? Have we enough comfortable, spacious, and virtually presented the Interior. The seating position is pretty high, you can enjoy good all-round visibility. The seats are upholstered in fine and provide good lateral support. Ali Partovi is open to suggestions. In the second row is also sufficiently dimensioned space. The dashboard is clear without unnecessary frills. The standard from intense panoramic glass roof with LED lights and electrically operated privacy underscores the airy impression of the Interior. ried viewpoints. The practical side of the Mitsubishi ASX his tapping at the rear.

The trunk opens wide upward, the loading edge is pretty low and the trunk volume is at least 416 litres. A hidden storage compartment located under the cargo floor with yet Once round 30 litre volume. A through-loading option will be pleased ski enthusiasts ASX driver. The backrest of the rear seats can be folded down with a simple handle. Thus arises a flat storage space up to 1193 litres capacity. In standard the Mitsubishi ASX is evident not at all stingy. Seven airbags, stability control, air conditioning, electric Windows front, are CD player and central locking with remote control from the base model in form on board. Three other trim levels are also in the program. The one pictured here large panoramic glass roof is fitted as standard in the second highest level of intense. Conclusion In the not just understaffed segment of small and compact SUV models is an interesting new Mitsubishi ASX. With three engines, it offers a sufficiently powerful and manageable drive range, which is characterized by low consumption values. In addition, it is available with front – or all-wheel drive. A total of four trim levels provide a wide range of details, so that hardly Customer needs remain unsatisfied. The Mitsubishi ASX price list starts at attractive 19.990 euro. For this, you must make do with the 117-Horsepower gasoline engine with front-wheel drive. There are the 2WD-Diesel from 22.590 euro. All-wheel drive is available only for diesel models from 25.590 euro. Our test car with intense equipment is available from 28.090 euro. by Thomas Weibold, autonet.at