Through our vast experience of installing air bags to customers vehicles we sell 3 different brands of airbags and confidently approve!
Airbags are a fantastic invention. Airbags are designed to ASSIST with LOAD and NOT intended to replace the work of your coil spring or leaf springs!
Airbags will not damage your vehicle so long as you have a clear understanding as to their use, purpose, capabilities and also have an understanding of the weight(s) you are carrying, towing etc. We have years of experience and here to assist and guide you with your enquiry.
If your are finding that your leaves or coils are sagging then they are probably not strong enough? Air bags may be fitted however you MAY also require to strengthen your leaves or coil springs which we can advise you about.
APE have been fitting air bags for many years and and we have the experience to provide you with correct advice and information. Always consult us before considering to purchase your airbags.
Coils springs use a lighter type of airbag which is inserted inside the coils spring usually providing up to 350 kilos of additional support.
Leaf springs use much heavier airbags which may give up to as much as 2,000 kilos of additional support.
You are advised to contact us for a further explanation to ensure your airbags are suited to the appropriate coils/leaf springs.
ALSO PLEASE NOTE:
Currently in Western Australia if a vehicles suspension i.e coils, leaf springs and or struts are modified and replaced with airbags and a switch fitted within reach of a driver then this will be deemed illegal! The vehicle would have to undergo ENGINEERING APPROVAL at huge cost before it may be presented to Highways for authority for it to be allowed on the road. There is no guarantee that Highways or even the Police authority will give their approval.
APE SUSPENSION WILL ONLY INSTALL AIRBAG SYSTEMS TO EXISTING COMPONENTS AND WILL NOT MODIFY THEREBY OUR AIRBAG INSTALLATIONS ARE LEGAL.
We professionally install airbags for a small fee. For more details, please contact us.
(08) 9302 6648 firstname.lastname@example.org