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Strong Arm Lift Support

Part No. C4291 Warranty  

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Universal Lift Supports let you pop open your vehicle’s hood, hatchback, truck cover, you name it, with confidence. They stabilize while providing smooth and easy-lifting action. Engineered to fit most vehicles, including SUVs, hatchbacks, minivans and trucks; efficiently designed to withstand constant use.

Product Features :
  • Engineered for direct fit
  • Gas charged lift support
  • User-friendly installation
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Body Connection Type:Captive Ball, Nylon Swivel
Body Diameter:22
Collapsed Length:15.35
Extended Length:22.21
Gas Charged:Yes
Hardware Kit Included:No
Hydraulic:Yes
Installation Instructions Included:Yes
Internal Spring:No
Mechanical:No
Mounting Bracket Included:Yes
OE Replacement:Yes
Quantity per Vehicle:2
Shaft Connection Type:Ball Socket (Nylon)
Shaft Diameter:10
Stroke:6.86
Universal:No
Weight:1.247

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Strong ArmLift Support
 
4.8

(based on 30 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (25)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (27)
  • Durable (10)
  • Improves down force (5)
  • Lightweight (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Replacement (25)
    • Everyday driving (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Auto enthusiast (8), Casual driver (8), Mechanic (4)

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    5.0

    strongarm

    By poppasmurf

    from Sandusky Ohio

    About Me Mechanic

    Verified Buyer
    Level 1

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy To Install
    • Improves Down Force
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Replacement
      • Restoration

      Comments about Strong Arm Lift Support:

      easy to install

      Comment on this review(earn points)

       
      5.0

      All true

      By Bob

      from New York

      About Me Mechanic

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Easy To Install
      • Improves Down Force

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Replacement

        Comments about Strong Arm Lift Support:

        Exact replacement. No more getting bopped in head on cold days

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        5.0

        Great Lift Support

        By Set Sail Marine

        from Ft Lauderdale, FL

        About Me Auto Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Replacement

          Comments about Strong Arm Lift Support:

          Works great & a perfect replacement fit. Don't have to worry about the hatch falling on my head anymore.

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          5.0

          Perfect Replacement

          By Rich

          from Hartford CT

          About Me Auto Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer
          Level 1

          Pros

          • Easy To Install

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Replacement

            Comments about Strong Arm Lift Support:

            Easy installation...took all of 10 minutes....perform like new

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            (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great Replacement & exact fit.

            By Licensed Electrician

            from DC, MD, VA

            About Me Casual Driver

            Verified Buyer
            Level 2

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Easy To Install

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Replacement

              Comments about Strong Arm Lift Support:

              They gave the exact fit as said in the online catalog.

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              (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Good quality

              By Rich

              from Sarasota, FL

              About Me Casual Driver

              Verified Buyer
              Helpful Reviewer

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Easy To Install
              • Improves Down Force
              • Lightweight

              Cons

              • None

              Best Uses

              • Replacement

              Comments about Strong Arm Lift Support:

              I have 2 Jeeps and I now have used these supports to replace the OEM supports. These supports are the OEM Quality or better

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              (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Perfect Solution

              By Scott

              from Omaha, NE

              About Me Auto Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer
              Helpful Reviewer

              Pros

              • Easy To Install
              • Improves Down Force

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Replacement

                Comments about Strong Arm Lift Support:

                I ordered online with the option to pick up in my local store. Saved a few extra bucks on a promotional offer and quickly picked up in stock the same evening. Easy to order and great local service. Install was simple and took less than 10 minutes and was perfect replacement fit. My eight year old son did half the work. These new tailgate lifters are strong, but also very smooth to open and close. Tailgate opens like brand new again!!! Great all around product and exactly what I was looking for.

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                (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Nice Product!

                By John B.

                from Connecticut

                About Me Auto Enthusiast, Competitive Driver, Mechanic

                Verified Buyer
                Level 3

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Easy To Install
                • Price
                • Pricep

                Cons

                • None

                Best Uses

                • Everyday Driving
                • Replacement

                Comments about Strong Arm Lift Support:

                Great product that exceaded my expectations. Quality is top notch, price is excellent, and much more affordable then purchasing from an OEM dealer.

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                (3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                works great

                By stimp

                from oswego, IL

                About Me Casual Driver

                Verified Buyer
                Helpful Reviewer

                Pros

                • Easy To Install

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday Driving

                  Comments about Strong Arm Lift Support:

                  I bought this to replace the worn out shocks on a 2001 jeep cherokee liftgate.
                  easy to install and work great.

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                  (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Great lift

                  By steve

                  from OK.

                  Verified Buyer
                  3 or more reviews submitted

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Replacement

                    Comments about Strong Arm Lift Support:

                    Installs EZ and works great.

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                    4 Questions | 6 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      Does the package contain instructions about removing the old struts and installing the replacements? I'm specifically interested in knowing how to release/install the lower end.
                      Thanks!
                      Asked on 9/17/2012 by Mr Fixit

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        This Strong Arm Lift Support (Part No. C4291) include a complete installation instructions. For further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

                        Answered on 9/17/2012 by Steve from AAP
                    • Q:

                      Will these replacement parts work for the 1997 sport and Classic?
                      Asked on 5/31/2011 by Anonymous

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        In order for us to further assist you, would you please provide us with the make, model, and engine size of your application?

                        Answered on 6/8/2011 by DIY Daniel from AAP
                    • Q:

                      Will this Lift Support support my Jeep Cherokee's rear door?
                      Asked on 3/30/2011 by Anonymous

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        In order for us to further assist you, would you please provide us with the year and engine size of your application?

                        Answered on 3/30/2011 by Parts Guru Geo from AAP
                    • Q:

                      hi, is this the price for 1 or 2 liftgate struts?
                      Asked on 11/11/2009 by ever from maryland

                      3 answers

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        The price of the Lift Support by Strong Arm, is for (1) one lift support.

                        Answered on 1/18/2010 by Rob from Advance Auto Parts
                      • VERIFIED BUYER

                        A:

                        The price is just for one support.

                        Answered on 10/29/2010 by KB from Nashville, TN
                      • VERIFIED BUYER

                        A:

                        It is price for one. You will need to buy two. Even if only one of the lift gates maybe defective, it is better to replace both at the same time.

                        Answered on 12/4/2010 by Ludhanavi from Ogdensburg, NY
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