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Old 09-12-2018, 08:45 PM   #6
phillyg
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M.O.C. #17801
I'm understanding one of the clips that surrounds a spring pack, on on end, has failed. I'm not understanding how that would make the big jolt and bang you describe. If that's the problem, a few hose clamps might make it safe enough to drive. I recommend, however, doing a further examination to see if a spring mount or bolt has sheared. Another possibility is that one of your brake drums was bound up and suddenly released. When that happened to me, just one time, I was outside the RV and I nearly jumped out of my shoes.
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