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Is there any way to make this car ride smooth? I have a 2008 Passion, and it rides like a wagon. Very rough ride and we try to avoid any and all holes or rough roads when at all possible. I've read where some have said how smooth their car rides. I am very disappointed in this ride.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Ron
 

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Is there any way to make this car ride smooth? I have a 2008 Passion, and it rides like a wagon. Very rough ride and we try to avoid any and all holes or rough roads when at all possible. I've read where some have said how smooth their car rides. I am very disappointed in this ride.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Ron
Short wheel base, low profile tires ... nature of the beast ... you are doing all the right things !!!
 

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What chieftmc said plus very short suspension travel.

Just make sure that your dental insurance allows for the annual tightening of tooth fillings . . .
 

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Is there any way to make this car ride smooth? I have a 2008 Passion, and it rides like a wagon. Very rough ride and we try to avoid any and all holes or rough roads when at all possible. I've read where some have said how smooth their car rides. I am very disappointed in this ride.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Ron

People here put bigger tires (balloons) on 4 same size rear rims = Better Ride, That's "ALL" you can do to soften the ride...
 

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Is there any way to make this car ride smooth? I have a 2008 Passion, and it rides like a wagon. Very rough ride and we try to avoid any and all holes or rough roads when at all possible. I've read where some have said how smooth their car rides. I am very disappointed in this ride.
You're correct...the suspension compliance of the Smart 451 is very disappointing over uneven surfaces...very poorly engineered...hopefully this glaring flaw will be corrected on the upcoming 453!
 
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