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Frequently asked questions

WHAT IS DONE TO SHOCKS WHEN REBUILT?
  • Externally cleaned to bare metal
  • Main shaft is machined, oversized bushings installed in housing
  • Pistons and valving rebuilt
  • All new seals and gaskets
  • When done placed on our testing machine to be sure they come up to pressure on jounce and rebound
  • Final calibration if needed is done at this time
  • Painted with a gun metal gray primer, you may paint coat color over it
WHAT IS A HEAVY DUTY SHOCK?
  • Larger bronze bushings where main shaft rides
  • Valve body modified to make it stronger
  • 30% stiffer than standard shock but will last much longer
  • 2 year unlimited mileage warranty
WHAT DO I LEAVE ON SHOCKS BEFORE SHIPPING TO APPLE?
  • Leave the arms on but remove the links (a link connects the arm to the suspension). Leave the links on if you want them rebuilt
DO YOU HAVE REBUILD KITS FOR SHOCKS?
  • No rebuild kits for shocks, our seals will not fit a stock shock because we remachine the housing and shaft during the rebuilding process
WHAT DO YOU DO TO REBUILD CARBURETORS?
  • Carbs are completely disassembled and cleaned. Housings rebushed, new throttle shafts, new jets, needles, and float valves. All new gaskets and O rings. Individually flow bench tested.
WHAT DO I LEAVE OFF CARBURETORS BEFORE SHIPPING TO APPLE?
  • Do not send:
  • manifold
  • air filters
  • vacuum and gas line hoses
  • linkage between carbs
WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN RESLEEVING AND REBUILDING A BRAKE CYLINDER?
  • Resleeving is resleeving only: send empty housing and we will clean it, resleeve it,and return ready for reassembly
  • Rebuilding is complete rebuilding including resleeving: send cylinder as it comes off the car and receive it ready to go back on the car
HOW DO I SHIP?
  • Pack securely in cardboard box
  • Put letter of instructions with return address and phone number inside
  • Use carrier of your choice
HOW DO I PAY?
  • Enclose your Mastercard or Visa number and expiration date in the box
  • Enclose a check in the box
  • We can send back to you COD
HOW LONG TO REBUILD MY PARTS?
  • Most items will be rebuilt in 5 days or less

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Apple Hydraulics, 1610 Middle Road, Calverton, NY 11933
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