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Old 12-21-2012
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Right rear wheel bounces a lot of bumps and feels scary

My right rear wheel bounces quite a bit continuously for a second after going over a bump then dicipates. Is this the sign of a bad shock ? The shocks aren't that old FYI. It also feels hairy going around corners with no weight in the bed.
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Old 12-22-2012
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Its either a bad shock or something wrong with the leaf spring. My bet is shock. If they aren't that old, check to make sure the top & bottom are bolted in still.
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I'd say shock as well.
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Old 12-22-2012
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yep, replace your shocks and inspect the spring for binding and a cracked leaf.
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