A bump stop for a TDM axle is a rubber or polyurethane block that is placed between the axle and the frame of the vehicle. It is designed to absorb the impact of bumps and potholes, and to prevent the axle from bottoming out.
TDM axles are typically found on heavy-duty trucks and buses. They are designed to carry heavy loads, and they must be able to withstand the abuse of rough roads. Bump stops help to protect the axle and the frame of the vehicle from damage.
There are two main types of bump stops for TDM axles:
- Primary bump stops: These are the main bump stops, and they are typically located at the ends of the axle. They are designed to absorb the impact of large bumps and potholes.
- Secondary bump stops: These bump stops are located