10-24. FRONT AXLE SHOCK ABSORBERS MAINTENANCE (Continued).
Shock absorbers should be replaced in pairs.
Perform the following procedure twice, once
on each side of the truck.
Shock absorbers should be replaced if:
1. Spring action is not dampened, indicating
worn shock absorbers.
2. Fluid leakage is noted on outer shock
absorber surfaces; bottom section.
Procedure is written based upon need for
new shock absorbers.