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Old 02-27-2010, 01:14 PM
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Default Mini-shock on front driver's side

Was looking up under the truck today and noticed this mini shock absorber looking thing is no longer bolted down at the bottom. I'm going to get a new bolt and reattach it, but I'm curious as to what it is.

For reference, this is right behind the driver's side front wheel, you have to lift up the rubber inner fender flap to see it.
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Old 02-27-2010, 02:19 PM
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never seen that before. I sure don't have one. Probably after market. What are the specs. on the truck?
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Old 02-27-2010, 02:41 PM
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It's not aftermarket. It's almost like a motor dampener. My buddy Austin has this same thing on his 98 4.0L.
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Old 02-27-2010, 08:50 PM
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It is a motor damper. I think Ford stopped using those on the 4.0 SOHC. Every 4.0 OHV I have ever owned or seen has had one.
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Dang, that was a good guess lol
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Old 02-27-2010, 09:18 PM
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If you look on my website, you will find the replacment/upgrade for it. or here I also have one on ebay, the work really good and never wear out

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eB...%3AMESELX%3AIT
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Old 02-28-2010, 05:55 AM
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Yes it's a 4.0 OHV only thing
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Old 02-28-2010, 08:08 AM
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Wow that's good to know. Learn something new everyday.
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