Ridetech Air Shock ShockWave for use with StrongArms HQ Series Front Pair 1967-1970



  • Mono Tube Construction
  • Precise Valve Adjustment
  • Impact Forged Aluminum Body
  • Quality Bearing Mounts

Pair of Ridetech Front HQ Series ShockWave Air Shocks for use with StrongArms on 1967-1970 Mustangs.

Ridetech manufactures the best air suspension in the industry. The ShockWave is a simple solution for air suspension. Installation is easy as the ShockWave mounts just like a coilover and replaces the coil spring and shock. Air springs offer a huge range of tuning options. HQ stands for handling quality and is a step up from Ridetech's RQ shock. The HQ air spring includes single adjustable shock valving so you can tune your suspension even further.

- Easy and precise valve adjustment with 26 rebound clicks
- Completely redesigned internal design
- Mono-tube design for superior oil control
- Aluminum impact forged construction allows leak free operation
- Large rubber external bumpstop prevents harsh bottoming out
- High quality bearing mounts and stud style mounts for years of reliable service

An impact forged aluminum body with an anodized finish provides superior strength and reliable service. Mono-tube construction offers superior fade free performance and great ride quality. Oil leakage is eliminated by use of a double sealed rod guide with a dust cover. A 5/8" chrome shock shaft moves a 1.834" piston that dampens suspension travel. Includes 1/2" bore x 1" kevlar lined bearings for noise free operation and CNC machined billet hardware.

The HQ (Handling Quality) series shock features a completely redesigned internal design. The high quality mono-tube aluminum body shock is designed for superior oil control. High quality bearing mounts and stud style mounts will last for years of reliable service. The most noticeable upgrade from the RQ is the adjustability. Choose from 26 different rebound settings by the turn of a knob. An adjustable shock allows you to tune your suspension until it delivers the performance and/or ride you are looking for. Drive to the track on one setting, change it for the track, then switch back again to drive home.

If you're not sure if you want an adjustable shock, think about how you use your Mustang. Even street driving will benefit from adjustable shocks but if you attend motorsports event regularly, you definitely want adjustability. An adjustable shock gives you the ability to tune the suspension until it delivers the performance and ride quality that you want. With simple turns of a knob you can adjust from your street setting to a track setting. Be sure to pair up the front HQ ShockWaves with rear ShockWaves for a truly balanced vehicle.

*Requires StrongArms for mounting.

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