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Old 08-08-2017, 09:43 PM   #1
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Default 1998 LeSabre disable air ride suspension (how to disable?)

I replaced the rear struts on my 1998 Buick LeSabre Limited (with Monroe Quick-Strut) but realize that I now need to disable the air ride suspension. Is there a fuse? Or is it as simple as pulling off the little cord connected up there?
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Pull the connector. Done.
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But you may soon wish you hadn't when you realize rear spring rates on cars fitted with ELC depend on the ELC when there is anything more than a small child in the back seat.

Why do you need to disable the system? The new struts should have the integrated airbags to maintain ELC operation.
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Maybe he replaced the air shocks with the shocks they sell with springs a round them?
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Maybe he replaced the air shocks with the shocks they sell with springs a round them?
I am not aware of any coilover setups made for the H-Bodys. Yes, some could be made to fit possibly, but I wonder if perhaps the wrong struts are installed.
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And KYB KYB SR4023 Strut-Plus; complete corner unit assembly Info

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OrRear; For Adapting Air Shock / Strut To Non-Air Suspension
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And Monroe Air Shock to Load Assist Shock Conversion Kit Part No. 90007
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