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Monroe Gas-Matic Strut

Part No. 81831 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:10 in
Compressed Length:10.5 in
Dust Shield:No
Extended Length:18.5 in
Gas Charged:Yes
Hardware Parts Pack:Yes
O.E.M. Replacement:Yes
Travel Length:8 in

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MonroeGas-Matic Strut
 
5.0

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5.0

Just what I needed

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from upper lower michigan

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Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic Strut:

all good so far

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5.0

Excellent

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from New Boston Pa

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Durable
  • Easy To Use
  • High-Performance

Cons

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      Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic Strut:

      I was very pleased with these struts, they are well built, fit perfectly and are performing well.

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      4 Questions | 6 Answers
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      • Q:

        does it come with both struts or just one
        Asked on 4/10/2012 by Brino from Colesberg IA

        1 answer

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          A:

          This Monroe Gas-Matic Strut Part number 81831 is sold individually.

          Answered on 4/10/2012 by Steve from AAP
      • Q:

        does this strut require a coil spring or does it assemble as is.
        Asked on 2/11/2012 by Anonymous from Lucasville,OH

        2 answers

        • A:

          The car these fit has a transverse leaf spring ala corvette. Spring is separate and not required.

          Answered on 2/11/2016 by DB from Waukesha, WI
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          A:

          No, this part Monroe Gas-Matic Strut, Part No. 81831 manufactured by Monroe does not require a coil spring. This is a ready to install strut assembly and no specialized tool is needed.
          For compatibility of this part with your vehicle, please provide your vehicle make, model and engine specification.

          Answered on 2/13/2012 by Aaron from AAP
      • Q:

        Can this strut be installed without the use of a compressing tool?
        Asked on 11/18/2011 by Anonymous

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        • A:

          No compressor is required. These cars have a transverse leaf spring. The strut is separate.

          Answered on 2/11/2016 by DB from Waukesha, WI
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          A:

          This is a ready to install strut assembly and no specialized tool is needed. No need to compress coil springs.

          Answered on 11/19/2011 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
      • Q:

        Can I just replace one strut or do I have to do both sides?
        Asked on 5/24/2010 by Bob from NY

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          A:

          You can replace one strut, however it is recommended to replace both sides that way the vehicle rides smoothly.

          Answered on 5/24/2010 by Rose from AAP
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