Light Vehicle Products
Dozens of chassis mounts control vibrations transmitted from the road surface into the chassis of the vehicle. Chassis mounts are small but important components that improve handling and safety, and reduce unwanted vibrations.more
All bushings are designed to absorb loads, caused by road surface excitations, from multiple directions. The correct stiffness and damping of the bushings are essential to maximize vehicle road holding, ride and handling. Bushings must therefore be precisely tuned in line with the whole suspension system.
Minor vibrations create an unpleasant driving experience – severe ones can result in steering disturbances and body vibrations that pose serious safety risks. To reduce vibrations, vehicles have a number of chassis mounts fitted, e.g. for the transverse control arms, subframes, suspension struts and stabilizers.
The product portfolio ranges from conventional, hydro, DualRubber chassis bushings through steering column bushings, and subframe mounts to conventional and lightweight top mounts.
Simultaneously provide low damping vertically and high damping horizontally
Modify dynamic properties with hydraulic damping function
Reduce weight and provide high frequency isolation
Minimize road surface excitation and reduce weight
Isolate unwanted steering wheel vibrations and provide progressive damping
Isolate high-frequency vibrations and noises from the road and from auxiliary devices
Minimize road surface excitations and support vehicle stability and road holding