Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber
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Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber

Part No. 59303 Warranty Details  
$29.29
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Gas-charged shock absorber that provides improved vehicle control for today's light trucks, vans, full-size picks-ups and 4x4's at an economical price.

Product Features:
  • Available for import and domestic trucks, vans, full-size pick-ups and 4x4's
  • Gas-charged unit
  • Improved handling and control
  • Economical OE replacement
  • Meets OE product specifications
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Compressed Length:10.5 in
Extended Length:16.375 in
Parts Pack(s):Yes
Travel Length:5.875 in

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MonroeGas-Matic LT Shock Absorber
 
4.0

(based on 25 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (9)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (10)
  • Durable (7)
  • Easy to install (5)
  • Improves handling (3)
  • Lightweight (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Trucks (13)
  • Everyday driving (4)
  • Small cars (4)
  • Large cars (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Truck enthusiast (7), Casual driver (6), Auto enthusiast (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (17)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

GREAT MONROE SHOCK

THE MONROE SHOCK ARE GREAT AND THEY REALLY HOLD UP TO THE TEST ON MY CHEVY TRUCK..I BOUGHT THEM ONLINE AND PICKED UP IN THE STORE.. THE PRICE VERY REASONABLE NOT LIKE...Read complete review

THE MONROE SHOCK ARE GREAT AND THEY REALLY HOLD UP TO THE TEST ON MY CHEVY TRUCK..I BOUGHT THEM ONLINE AND PICKED UP IN THE STORE.. THE PRICE VERY REASONABLE NOT LIKE OTHERS AUTO PARTS STORE..WHO CHARGES YOU A FORTUNE...EASY TO INSTALL WITH NO DIFFICULTIES...I HIGHLY RECOMMEND THE MONROE GAS SHOCKS

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

You Get What You Pay For Still Go's

Had to return 1 of 2 rear shocks, NO gas pressure!
Don't seem well made. Originals were way better, still worked, but getting too rusty. Will probably buy better ones for...Read complete review

Had to return 1 of 2 rear shocks, NO gas pressure!
Don't seem well made. Originals were way better, still worked, but getting too rusty. Will probably buy better ones for front. Would only recommend if you can't afford better.

Reviewed by 25 customers

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5.0

Good Service

By 

from Hazel Park MI

Verified Buyer

Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber:

Correct part, EXACT FIX

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

completely satisfied

By 

from wnc

About Me Auto Enthusiast

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Trucks

      Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber:

      fit well and well made product.

      (8 of 15 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      I like to order on line

      By 

      from 30427

      About Me Truck Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer
      Helpful Reviewer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy To Use
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Trucks

        Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber:

        Like to order on line and pick up in store. By saving the 15% this helps me due to my income is low. The shocks Monroe matic were excellent for my S-10 pickup

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (7 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Great product

        By 

        from undisclosed

        About Me Casual Driver, Truck Enthusiast

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer
        3 or more reviews submitted

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Large Cars
          • Small Cars
          • Trucks

          Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber:

          Fast and easy installation

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (6 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Very good

          By 

          from Virginia

          About Me Casual Driver

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer
          Helpful Reviewer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Quality For Price

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Trucks

            Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber:

            Very good quality for the price. Great ride too.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Just what I needed for my 98 S-10 pickup

            By 

            from Georgia

            About Me Casual Driver

            See all my reviews

            Ask me a question

            Verified Buyer
            3 or more reviews submitted

            Pros

            • Easy To Use

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Trucks

              Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber:

              bolted right on with no problems!

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              (5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Good OEM Replacement

              By 

              from Shreveport, LA

              About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Truck Enthusiast

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              Verified Buyer
              3 or more reviews submitted

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Easy To Use
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Large Cars
                • Small Cars
                • Trucks

                Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber:

                Good replacement for worn out stock shocks. They go on really easy. About 500 miles on them so far and I'm very pleased.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                (5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                better than stock

                By 

                from 29576

                About Me Casual Driver, Do it your selfer

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Easy To Use
                • Good price
                • Lightweight
                • Versatile

                Cons

                • Nonemaybe a variety in colors

                Best Uses

                • Large Cars
                • Small Cars
                • Trucks

                Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber:

                good product should done it 5 years ago when pebbles on the road felt like some thing alot bigger.the monroe fit just fine,got the back lt shock and front lt strut now it is back to normal.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No
                 
                5.0

                well worth it

                By 

                from cleveland, OH

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Install
                • Improves Handling

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday Driving
                  • Replacement

                  Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber:

                  easy to install. ride was greatly improved afterward. I would recommend it for value and performance.

                  • Car & Truck:
                  • Casual Driver
                   
                  5.0

                  GREAT MONROE SHOCK

                  By 

                  from HOUSTON,TX

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Adjustable
                  • Comfortable Ride
                  • Easy To Install
                  • Improves Handling

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Everyday Driving
                    • Replacement

                    Comments about Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber:

                    THE MONROE SHOCK ARE GREAT AND THEY REALLY HOLD UP TO THE TEST ON MY CHEVY TRUCK..I BOUGHT THEM ONLINE AND PICKED UP IN THE STORE.. THE PRICE VERY REASONABLE NOT LIKE OTHERS AUTO PARTS STORE..WHO CHARGES YOU A FORTUNE...EASY TO INSTALL WITH NO DIFFICULTIES...I HIGHLY RECOMMEND THE MONROE GAS SHOCKS

                    • Car & Truck:
                    • Casual Driver

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                    7 Questions | 8 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      Hello,I have a 2001 S10 2 wheel drive with Monroe Gas-Matic LT shocks on the rear.I have never liked the ride, too hard of a ride.I am looking for something smoother.What do you think I should go with. Was thinking of air shocks,but just do not know. Thanks,Bill
                      Asked on 8/28/2013 by B from Troy,N.C.27371

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        This Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber - Part No. 59303 is an exact fit for your 2001 Chevrolet S10. It is a Gas-charged shock absorber that provides improved vehicle handling and control for today's light trucks, vans, full-size picks-ups and 4x4's at an economical price. For any further assistance please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                        Answered on 8/28/2013 by Morgan from AAP
                    • Q:

                      does this shock fix on the front and back.
                      Asked on 6/3/2012 by roy from dudley nc

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        This Monroe Gas-Matic LT Shock Absorber - Part No. 59303 is for rear. In order to check the exact fit application, please provide the year, make, model and engine size of the vehicle and we would be better able to assist you.

                        Answered on 6/5/2012 by Steve from AAP
                    • Q:

                      Are the front and back shocks the same?????
                      Asked on 11/23/2011 by Anonymous

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        This part is for Rear side.
                        No, the front and back shocks are not the same.
                        For compatibility, please provide your vehicle make, model and engine specification.

                        Answered on 11/23/2011 by Aaron from AAP
                    • Q:

                      does it come as a set or is it just for one side?
                      Asked on 3/6/2011 by chris from ny

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        The price is for the single rear shock absorber.

                        Answered on 3/7/2011 by Parts Guru Geo from AAP
                    • Q:

                      I know it says in the description the part is a rear shock for a 4x4, but will it fit the same vehicle without 4x4. I have a 1991 S10 blazer, 4.3l viz: Z, RWD. Will it fit?
                      Asked on 7/13/2010 by steven from minneapolis, mn

                      2 answers

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        This should fit your s10 without any issue's.

                        Answered on 8/15/2010 by michael from aap
                      • VERIFIED BUYER

                        A:

                        go to the monroe website and it will tell you, if you haven't found the answer by this date.

                        Answered on 11/11/2010 by NONE from SCOTTSVILLE KY.
                    • Q:

                      Does it matter if my truck is a 4x4 or a 4x2 for the rear absorbers? Mine doesn't have 4x4 but thats the only kind of the same brand they sell...will the 4x4 shocks still fit my 4x2 truck?
                      Asked on 7/12/2010 by steven from minneapolis, minnesota

                      1 answer

                      • CUSTOMER CARE

                        A:

                        For some vehicles it does matter. For further assistance, please provide the year, make, model and engine size of the vehicle in question.

                        Answered on 7/13/2010 by Mike from AAP
                    • Q:

                      Please advise country of manufacture of this item, and what is the difference from this item from #59012 shock absorber? thank you
                      Asked on 1/26/2010 by I buy USA from Terre Haute, IN

                      1 answer

                      • A:

                        Monroe is made here in Paragould Arkansas

                        Answered on 2/27/2010 by USA from Paragould
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