Gas-Matic Strut
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Monroe Gas-Matic Strut

Part No. 81847 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:14 in
Compressed Length:14.5 in
Dust Shield:No
Extended Length:22.625 in
Gas Charged:Yes
Hardware Parts Pack:Yes
OE Replacement:Yes
Travel Length:8.125 in


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MonroeGas-Matic Strut

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(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)


Product is as you'd hope it would be.


from Rockford,MI

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  • Comfortable Ride
  • Easy To Install
  • Improves Handling


    Best Uses

    • Everyday Driving
    • Replacement

    Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic Strut:

    Its a "MONROE" product. They started good,stayed good. OE replacement, restored ride just right.

    • Car & Truck:
    • Casual Driver, Mechanic

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    • Q:

      I'm about to install these and wondering if the rubber boot that normally covers the shaft is required with these. The existing ones are torn up and replacemnets weren't included. Thank you.
      Asked on 1/14/2013 by Dave from Richmond, VA

      1 answer



        Yes, you would need a rubber boot when installing this Monroe Gas-Matic Strut -part# 81847. For any further assistance please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto store and one of our representatives will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

        Answered on 1/15/2013 by Vincent from AAP
    • Q:

      Does this product need to be presses before installation ?
      Asked on 4/23/2012 by Anonymous from East Point Ga 30344

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        We will need more information including the year, make, model, and engine size of your application before we can make a suggestion.

        Answered on 4/26/2012 by Aaron from AAP
    • Q:

      1: is this one strut or two that im buying?
      2: will it fit right on, or will i need some kind of adapter?
      3: i dont even know if this is what im needing... my rear shocks on my 91 geo prizm are completely out. the slightest bump sounds terrible and jars the whole vehicle. please, help me?
      Asked on 2/13/2012 by skinny love from Lebanon Junction, KY

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        This Monroe Gas-Matic Strut with part# 81847 is sold individually. There will not be a need for an adapter as it meets OE product specifications. Yes, this part fits your 1991 Geo Prizm and is for rear.

        Answered on 2/13/2012 by Vincent from AAP
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