What is spring?

spring scale

[box style=”0″]Glossary “spring scale” Definition:
Measuring device commonly used to check articulation effort of tie rods, rack and pinion assemblies and steering gear rotating effort. Contains a calibrated spring that compresses a known amount under a given load.[/box]

spring oscillation

[box style=”0″]Glossary “spring oscillation” Definition:
Continued compression and rebound motion of a spring, after the wheel has encountered a bump or hole on the road surface, which diminishes gradually, depending on the condition of the shock.[/box]