OESpectrum Light Truck Shock Absorber
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Monroe OESpectrum Light Truck Shock Absorber

Part No. 37153 Warranty Details  

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Monroe® OESpectrum® shock absorbers are engineered specifically for foreign nameplate vehicles and feature the latest global original equipment valving technologies. Developed through years of research and on-vehicle testing, Monroe® OESpectrum® units provide an unprecedented level of handling precision and control while filtering out the ride harshness commonly encountered on many foreign nameplate applications. This unique blend of control and comfort is made possible through Tenneco's 'Twin Technology™ Active Control System', an exclusive internal damping control technology first developed for leading global vehicle manufacturers. Tenneco's Twin Technology™ consists of its latest Impact Control Valve (ICV), which delivers exceptional control under virtually all driving conditions, and a patented Low Speed Tunability (LST) piston design that isolates impact-related noise, vibration and harshness.

Product Features:
  • All Weather Fluid: Contains special modifiers to reduce friction and ensure smooth rod reaction.
  • Full Displaced Valving: Tuned specifically for each application, this valving automatically adjusts to road extremes to provide consistency and ride
  • Fluon Banded Piston: The fluon band provides consistent sealing between the piston and pressure tube which delivers better control and increased durability.
  • Twin Technology™: Impact Control Valve (ICV), delivers exceptional control under virtually all driving conditions, and patented Low Speed Tunability (LST) piston design that isolates impact-related noise, vibration and harshness.
  • Nitrogen Gas Charged: For improved ride and handling, helps maintain tire to road contact by reducing aeration - on most applications
  • Special Seal: 'Self-lubricating' fluid seal designed to retain gas without excessive wear or friction.
  • 1-3/8 inch (34.9 mm) bore (On most applications)
  • 5/8-inch (15.9 mm) diameter piston rod (On most applications)
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Compressed Length:10.500 in
Dust Shield:Yes
Extended Length:13.500 in
Parts Pack(s):P1135
Travel Length:3.000 in

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MonroeOESpectrum Light Truck Shock Absorber
 
4.8

(based on 9 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

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89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (6)
  • Durable (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Trucks (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9)

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3.0

Does not come with bolts for bottom mounting. Had to sen

By 

from Providence ri

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • All had ware is not included. Bottom bolts are no excuse to not include.
    • on

    Best Uses

      Comments about Monroe OESpectrum Light Truck Shock Absorber:

      I would not buy these Monroe shocks .kyb or other next round.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Go with the name you know

      By 

      from Louisburg, NC

      About Me Auto Enthusiast, Shade tree mechanic, Truck Enthusiast

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      Verified Buyer
      3 or more reviews submitted

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy To Use

      Cons

      • None

      Best Uses

      • Trucks

      Comments about Monroe OESpectrum Light Truck Shock Absorber:

      Easy installation. Well known name.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great replacement shocks

      By 

      from Martin, Tn

      About Me Casual Driver, Mechanic

      Pros

      • Easy To Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Trucks

        Comments about Monroe OESpectrum Light Truck Shock Absorber:

        Good replacement shocks for my 2001 Ford Ranger, truck has over 120,000 miles, and I think it had the original shocks. Truck rides and handles a lot better now.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        NICE RIDE NOW

        By 

        from MARYLAND

        About Me Casual Driver

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        Helpful Reviewer

        Pros

        • Durable

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Trucks

          Comments about Monroe OESpectrum Light Truck Shock Absorber:

          REPLACE OLD SHOCKS ON MY 2005 FORD RANGER WHAT A NICE RIDE NOW

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great product

          By 

          from Seagrove NC

          About Me Casual Driver

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          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy To Use
          • Good price

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Large Cars
            • Small Cars
            • Trucks

            Comments about Monroe OESpectrum Light Truck Shock Absorber:

            Smooth ride, great handling.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Monroe

            By 

            from Germany

            About Me Casual Driver

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            3 or more reviews submitted

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Trucks

              Comments about Monroe OESpectrum Light Truck Shock Absorber:

              Got these as a replacement for the stocks, have not had a chance to take them off road to see how they compare to the old set but the roads where I live are full of dips and holes. It first they were a bit rough, but seem to have broke in after a few months. Highway driving is smooth. No complaints and a good price.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Smooth Ride

              By 

              from Pa.

              About Me Midweight Mechanic

              Verified Buyer
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              Pros

              • Easy To Use

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Trucks

                Comments about Monroe OESpectrum Light Truck Shock Absorber:

                Installation was very easy. Do your self a favor and borrow a grinder, sawzall or I used a jig saw to cut the top stem off under the bolt.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                (7 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Great Shock For Any Light Truck

                By 

                from Berwick,ME

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                3 or more reviews submitted

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Easy To Use

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Light trucks

                  Comments about Monroe OESpectrum Light Truck Shock Absorber:

                  I got these for my 2-wheel drive, 4 cyl. Ranger. I had been having a hard time finding a shock that not only took the bumps on the road, but also improve its overall ride by making it less rigid with everyday driving. I went through 3 other shocks before i found and kept these. If your looking for a smooth ride, and good handling, even with a load... GET THESE SHOCKS

                  • Car & Truck:
                  • Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Mechanic
                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

                  (4 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Great light truck shocks

                  By 

                  from Houston, Tx.

                  Verified Buyer
                  Helpful Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • High-Performance

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Trucks

                    Comments about Monroe OESpectrum Light Truck Shock Absorber:

                    A great replacement for the oem shocks on the Ford ranger.

                    • Car & Truck:
                    • Truck Enthusiast
                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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                    • Q:

                      Do these shocks come as a set of 2 for the price listed or is price per shock ?
                      Asked on 11/5/2010 by Bob from Port Charlotte Florida

                      1 answer

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                        A:

                        Price is per shock.

                        Answered on 11/5/2010 by Mike the Auto Parts Master from AAP
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