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Originally Posted by Flieger View Post
Coils buckle and put a side load on the strut/damper. For a strut there are already side loads but for the rear it adds friction/binding to the suspension by loading the damper seals.

stiction is the phrase commonly used for the side load friction/bind. like the flexing of the chassis under dynamic condition. pretty difficult for us hobbyist to measure.
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