Gas-Matic Strut
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Monroe Gas-Matic Strut

Part No. 81297 Warranty Details  

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Monroe® Gas-Matic passenger car struts are gas charged and provide improved control at an economical price.

Product Features:
  • Available for import and domestic passenger cars
  • Gas-charged unit
  • Improved handling and control
  • Economical OE replacement
  • Meets OE product specifications
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Body Length:11.563 in
Compressed Length:12 in
Dust Shield:No
Extended Length:19.25 in
Gas Charged:Yes
Hardware Parts Pack:Yes
O.E.M. Replacement:Yes
Travel Length:7.25 in

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    Best Uses

    • Small Cars

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    • Q:

      Eh...installed these on the rear of a 96 Tercel yesterday. Now it sits about 5-6" higher in the rear than before...butt is sticking way up! This is part # 81297...are you sure that's the right part?
      Asked on 3/23/2014 by Terry from Fountain, CO

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        A:

        I'm happy to help, Terry! According to the information provided these Monroe Gas-Matic struts are the correct struts for your 1996 Toyota Tercel. Monroe now has these parts listed as Part No. 801297, they have the same dimensions. Also, the strut should not affect ride height. The height of the vehicle is more affected by the springs and the strut is designed to provide damping and keep the wheels in contact with the road. Were new springs installed at the same time? That could be the cause of the large height change.

        Answered on 3/24/2014 by Heath, ASE Parts Specialist from AAP
    • Q:

      Does it come as a pair?
      Asked on 8/29/2012 by chris from worcester , ma

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        A:

        This part Monroe Gas-Matic Strut, Part No. 81297 is sold individually.
        For compatibility of this part with your vehicle, please provide your vehicle make, model and engine specification.
        For any further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

        Answered on 8/29/2012 by Aaron from AAP
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