Shock absorbers

Our range covers virtually all vehicle models of popular brands from the past 10 years to present. Many models which use the same chassis and suspension will be able to use the same shock. If you need to replace a discontinued shock, use the supercession guide in our catalogue to

Gabriel® HDP™ Gas Shocks

HDP Shock

 

  • Ø35, Ø41 or Ø46  Extra large big bore working cylinder
  • High temperature oil which operates effectively at 180ºC
  • Viton rod seal
  • Hydraulic stop lock
  • 360º Reinforce welded mounts
  • Solid machined eye rings
  • Durable polyurethane / rubber mounting bushes
  • Teflon DU bushes in rod guides
  • Velocity sensitive valving
  • Gabriel® 3 year unlimited kilometres warranty

  • Infusing nitrogen gas enhances quicker shock absorber response times, greater vehicle control and ride comfort
  • The extra large big bore working cylinder will reduce the stress on the working components of the shock absorber thereby increasing the durability of the shock.
  • The high temperature oil infused with Nitrogen gas allows the shock to effectively operate at higher temperatures (180ºC) as encountered in severe off-road and loading conditions. Normal oil operates effectively at 120 ºC.
  • Infusing nitrogen gas enhances quicker shock absorber response times, greater vehicle control and ride comfort.
  • The new polyurethane / rubber mounting bushes considerably reduce wear and tear.
  • The Teflon insert between the rod guide and the rod significantly reduces the friction between the rod and the rod guide.
  • The new hydraulic stop lock cushions any metal to metal contact inside the shock under full extension.
  • The new cast iron piston ring is much more durable in high operating temperatures than the alternative Teflon type rings.
  • The full 360º reinforce welded mounts adds significant strength to the mounting points of the shock absorber.
  • One piece solid machined eye-rings are much stronger and aesthetically more appealing than the normal alternative curled eye rings
  • Rust inhibit finish applied (chrome plated & trication of zinc phosphate)
  • Designed for both standard and up to 2” or 50mm raised suspensions
  • Designed for both standard and up to 2” or 50mm raised suspensions

SUV, 4×4 and light commercial applications.

Gabriel® FLEETRYDER® Shocks (7600 & 7700 Series)

fleetryder

  • Ø41 and Ø52 Extra large bore working cylinder
  • Designed for standard and air suspensions
  • Single or multi lip rod seals
  • Viton or rubber rod seals
  • Cast iron piston ring
  • Sintered metal rod guides
  • Metal dust covers
  • Natural mounting bushes
  • Gabriel 12 month warranty

  • The extra large big bore working cylinder will reduce the stress on the working components of the shock absorber thereby increasing the durability of the shock
  • Specifically designed for both normal and air suspension systems
  • Designed to be a replacement for most shock absorbers working in conjunction with air suspension systems
  • High temperature oil or extra high temperature oil depending on the application
  • Cast iron piston ring to improve durability
  • Metal dust covers to protect the shock absorber from the damage due to stones and rocks typically associated with commercial applications
  • Rust inhibiting finish applied to shaft (chrome plated & trication of zinc phosphate)
  • Manufactured locally to the highest quality standards using premium quality components
  • Gabriel 12 month warranty

Trucks and buses

 Gabriel® SAFARI Shock Absorber (5600 Series)

Gabriel Safari

 

 

 

 

Product Range

5600 Series:
Is a heavy-duty nitrogen infused big bore size shock absorbers designed for premium performance applications on today’s LCVs and SUVs.

  • Ø32 or Ø46 Large bore working cylinder
  • High temperature oil that can operate up to 120ºC
  • Low pressure nitrogen gas infused
  • Single or multi lip rod seals
  • NBR and Viton rod seals
  • Chrome plated & trication of zinc phosphate shaft
  • Teflon piston band or cast iron piston ring
  • Sintered metal rod guides with Teflon DU bushes
  • Metal dust covers or PVC gaiter protectors
  • Natural rubber or polyurethane mounting bushes
  • Gabriel 3 year warranty

  • The large big bore working cylinder will reduce the stress on the working components of the shock absorber thereby increasing the durability of the shock
  • Oil and nitrogen gas infused for quicker response times, greater vehicle control and ultimate ride comfort*
  • Specifically designed to give the driver a firmer and more responsive driving experience both on road and off road
  • The high temperature oil to prevent foaming
  • Polyurethane / rubber mounting bushes considerably reduce wear and tear**
  • Rust inhibiting finish applied to shaft (chrome plated & trication of zinc phosphate)
  • Manufactured locally to the highest quality standards using premium quality components
  • Gabriel 3 year warranty
Half-ton, 2×4, 4×4 and bakkies | MPVs and SUVs

Gabriel® TECHNOMATIC™ Spring Seat Shock

technomatic

  • Ø27 and Ø32 Bore working cylinder
  • High temperature oil that can operate up to 120ºC
  • Hydraulic and low pressure gas units
  • Multi lip rod seals
  • NBR rod and PTFE piston seals
  • Sintered metal rod guides
  • Strike plate bump stop support
  • Gabriel 3 year warranty

  • Oil and nitrogen gas infused for quicker response times, greater vehicle control and ultimate ride comfort*
  • Specifically designed to give the driver a firmer and more responsive driving experience both on tar and gravel road surfaces
  • The high temperature oil to prevent foaming
  • Multi lip rod seals for better sealing thereby increasing shock absorber life
  • PTFE piston band for reduced friction and wear thereby also increasing shock absorber life
  • Rust inhibiting finish applied to shaft (chrome plated & trication of zinc phosphate)
  • Manufactured locally to the highest quality standards using premium quality components
  • Gabriel 3 year warranty

Sedans, hatchbacks

Gabriel® GASRYDER® Spring Seat Shock

Gabriel Gasryder

 

 

 

 

  • Ø27, Ø30, Ø32, Ø36 or Ø46 Bore working cylinders
  • High temperature oil that can operate up to 120ºC
  • Nitrogen gas infused
  • Multi lip rod seals
  • NBR or Viton rod seals
  • Chrome plated & trication of zinc phosphate shaft
  • PTFE band or rubber o-ring piston seals
  • Sintered metal rod guides
  • Metal or plastic bump stop support
  • Natural rubber or polyurethane mounting bushes
  • Gabriel 3 year warranty

  • Oil and nitrogen gas infused for quicker response times, greater vehicle control and ultimate ride comfort
  • Specifically designed to give the driver a firmer and more responsive driving experience
  • Quieter in operation than other conventional shock absorbers
  • Meets the pressing demand requirements  of today’s differing suspension configurations
  • The high temperature oil allowing for less chance of foaming
  • Rust inhibiting finish applied to shaft (chrome plated & trication of zinc phosphate)
  • Specific design features that allow for a greater resistance to fade
  • Manufactured locally to the highest quality standards using premium quality components
  • Gabriel 3 year warranty

Sedans, hatchbacks

Gabriel® GASRYDER® Shock Absorber

Gabriel Gasryder

 

 

 

 

  • Oil and nitrogen gas infused for quicker response times, greater vehicle control and ultimate ride comfort
  • Specifically designed to give the driver a firmer and more responsive driving experience
  • Quieter in operation than other conventional shock absorbers
  • Meets the pressing demand requirements  of today’s differing suspension configurations
  • The high temperature oil allowing for less chance of foaming
  • Rust inhibiting finish applied to shaft (chrome plated & trication of zinc phosphate)
  • Specific design features that allow for a greater resistance to fade
  • Manufactured locally to the highest quality standards using premium quality components
  • Gabriel 3 year warranty

Sedans, Hatchbacks, Estates, MPVs and SUVs