Online Truck Survey

X = THE UNKNOWN

What is known is that you possess the knowledge of what the ultimate Truck and SUV shock absorber should be! RydeFX is setting out to manufacturer the next evolution of shock absorbers... and we want your input!

1. Select your vehicle:
2. How would you best describe the use of your vehicle?
I like keeping my tires clean and only drive on roads with traffic signs
I use it primarily for on-highway driving, but like to dabble in the occasional off road excursion
During the work week it’s on the road and during the weekend its typically off the road
I’m a self prescribed off-road junkie and only use my vehicle for trail and rock crawling adventures
3. Do you have an aftermarket suspension system installed on your truck?
Yes
No (skip to question 6)
4. If yes, what type of suspension system upgrade?
Lift Kit
Lowered Suspension
5. What is the brand of your aftermarket suspension system?
6. What brand of shocks do you currently have installed on your vehicle?
7. How important is each when deciding which shocks to purchase for your vehicle?
 
Not At All Important
Extremely Important
   
Price
High quality product
Styling / Aesthetics
Adjustability (compression / rebound)
Available through a major automotive retailer
Good post sales and technical service
Broad range of applications for all makes and models
Warranty Coverage
Ease of installation / Service
A brand or product used in professional off-road competitions
A brand well publicized in the media (magazine/TV/web/etc…)
8. How would you rate your current brand of shock absorber on the following criteria?
 
Not At All Important
Extremely Important
   
Good value for the price paid
High quality product
A brand known for high performance
Good Styling / Aesthetics
Adjustability (compression / rebound)
Available through a major automotive retailer
Good post sales and technical service
Broad range of applications for all makes and models
Comprehensive Warranty Coverage
Installation procedures easy to follow
A brand or product used in professional off-road competitions
A brand well publicized in the media (magazine/TV/web/etc…)
9. Based on your needs, which of the following shock features are three most important to you?
First Choice
Second Choice
Third Choice
10. When it comes to price, what would you consider a fare price to pay to be for the following technologies?

Technology 1: Twin Tube

Product Features:

  • Twin Tube Hydraulic Construction
  • Steel Body
  • 9/16” Hardened Chrome Rod
  • 1 3/8” OD Piston
  • Gas Cell Insert
  • Polyurethane Bushings



Neither, I would pay $ .00 per shock absorber.

Technology 2: Monotube

Product Features:

  • High Pressure Gas Monotube Technology
  • 2” OD Steel Body Construction
  • Bright Zinc Plated finish
  • 5/8” Hardened Chrome Rod
  • 1 7/8” OD  High Flow Piston
  • Polyurethane Bushings



Neither, I would pay $ .00 per shock absorber.

Technology 3: Adjustable Monotube

Product Features:

  • 7 Position Through-the-Rod  Rebound Adjustability
  • High Pressure Gas Monotube Technology
  • 2” OD Steel Body Construction
  • Bright Zinc Plated finish
  • 5/8” Hardened Chrome Rod
  • 1 7/8” OD  High Flow Piston
  • Polyurethane Bushings



Neither, I would pay $ .00 per shock absorber.
11. When it comes to purchasing automotive parts and accessories, where do you mainly shop?
National brand name automotive retailer
Local automotive retailer  
Specialty truck parts supplier
Other
12. What part of the country do you reside in?
Eastern United States
Central United States
Western United States
Eastern Canada
Central Canada
Western Canada
13. What is your gender?
Male
Female
14. In what year were you born?
19
15. Which one of the following best describes your employment status?
Employed full-time
Employed part-time
Homemaker
Student
Retired
16. In which of the following categories would your 2006 household income, before taxes, fall?
Less than $20,000
$20,000 to less than $40,000
$60,000 to less than $80,000
$80,000 to less than $100,000
$100,000 to less than $150,000
$150,000 to less than $250,000
$250,000 or more
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First Name
Last Name
Email Address
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