Originally Posted by Ray - San Jose
If it leaks, is bent, or bounces to much you should replace it. The old rule of thumb was 1.5 bounces max on a hard push down on the bumper.
it isnt leaking, and its no longer attatched to the axle since the mount broke, and i dont have a welder but dont want to pay someone to fix it just to find out i have to replace it.
it would be hard to tell if it is bent without taking it off, but its definately not bent bad