Specialty Shock Absorber
Hover over the image to zoom in
Share this:

Monroe Specialty Shock Absorber

Part No. 40004 Warranty Details  

See if this part fits a specific vehicle.

Check Vehicle Fit

Monroe® Specialty Shock Absorbers are direct fit replacements for vehicles equipped with factory air or electronic suspension. Available for popular passenger car, light truck and SUV applications.

Product Features:
  • Direct OE style replacement
  • 100% compatible with the factory air or electronic suspension system
  • OE style air/electric connectors
  • Available for most popular applications
  • Restores your vehicle factory ride height and provides a stable comfortable ride
Back To Top
Compatible With Factory Air Or Electronic Suspensions:Yes
Compressed Length:13.625 in
Dust Shield:Yes
Extended Length:18.000 in
Parts Pack(s):P1136
Travel Length:4.375 in

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
MonroeSpecialty Shock Absorber
 
4.0

(based on 1 review)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

Reviewed by 1 customer

Displaying review 1

Back to top

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Rubber bushings and nuts were not OEM

By 

from C'ville,VA

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Install

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Replacement

    Comments about Monroe Specialty Shock Absorber:

    Product is fine if you don't want to pay for Ford parts. It's a one for one replacement except for the bushings and nuts. They were standard but to me sub std.
    You will need a second jack to lift the upper/lower control arms to wiggle the shock into place, not a big deal, you could block it.

    • Car & Truck:
    • Mechanic

    Comment on this reviewHelp Icon

    Do you have questions about this product?

     

    Ask a question, get answers from real customers and in-house experts. For further assistance, please review your support options on our Contact Us page.

    4 Questions | 4 Answers
    Displaying questions 1-4
    • Q:

      how do i compress the "Specialty Ride Control Unit" for installation?
      Asked on 8/31/2011 by dave from green, oh

      1 answer

      • CUSTOMER CARE

        A:

        For help with your project, I recommend purchasing a Haynes repair manual specifically for your vehicle. This should be able to assist you further into detail on how to repair or replace specific parts.

        Answered on 9/2/2011 by DIY Daniel from AAP
    • Q:

      Does thie product allow for air suspension? I have a 2000 Navigator. Are additional items needed or is this product sold in a complete package?

      Thank you.
      Asked on 8/30/2011 by Anonymous from Detroit, MI

      1 answer

      • CUSTOMER CARE

        A:

        Yes, Get your electronic or air suspension back to fresh-from-factory condition or convert them to non-electric conventional units with Monroe Specialty Shocks or Struts. They are available as direct bolt-in units covering a wide range of applications and it does not include the Compressed Bumper Stop, Extended Bumper Stop, Extended Hydraulic Lockout and Compressed Hydraulic Lockout.

        Answered on 8/30/2011 by DIY Daniel from AAP
    • Q:

      does it take any type of speciality tool to release the air supply line?
      Asked on 11/28/2010 by Anonymous from nashville tennessee

      1 answer

      • CUSTOMER CARE

        A:

        No.

        Answered on 12/2/2010 by David the Dynamite Parts Guy from AAP
    • Q:

      what is the shocks length?
      Asked on 8/19/2010 by jack from akron,oh

      1 answer

      • CUSTOMER CARE

        A:

        Compressed Length: 13.625"
        Extended Length: 18.00"

        Answered on 8/19/2010 by Mike from AAP
    Displaying questions 1-4

    Do you have a question about this product? 

    Check out the specials in our monthly flyer.
     
     
    Disclaimer We strive to keep all information accurate and up-to-date; however, product availability, pricing, promotions and store hours are subject to change without notice. Please contact Customer Care if you have any questions or corrections.