Replaces

1994-97 Honda Accord Strut & Spring Assembly Monroe Quick-Strut 171989 - MNSTS00055

In the past, replacing struts required specialized tools to compress, remove and transfer the old spring and mount.  Pre-assembled with all new parts, our complete strut and spring assemblies make this job much quicker and easier for the do-it-yourself mechanic.

Each complete strut & spring assembly contains:

  • Upper Strut Mount
  • Strut Bearing
  • Coil Spring
  • Boot & Bumper Kit
  • Gas-charged Strut 

Why Buy Monroe Quick-Strut Assemblies?

Monroe Quick-Strut assemblies are high quality and easy-to-install. Some of its benefits include:

  • Application specific technology
  • Restores factory ride height and feel
  • Quicker installation time than bare strut assemblies
  • Pre-assembled and no compression tool required
    • Includes new mount, bearing, coil spring, isolators, boot, and strut
  • Nitrogen gas charged

Item Condition: New

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser.

  1. step : Remove the wheel (1:00)
    • Loosen the lug nuts
    • Raise and secure the vehicle
    • Remove the lug nuts using a lug wrench or 19 mm socket and ratchet.
  2. step : Loosen the strut tower brace (1:30)
    • Remove the six 12 mm bolts so that you can move the strut tower brace around and out of your way.
  3. step : Remove the front strut shock (1:55)
    • Remove the brake lines from the strut using your 12 mm socket and ratchet.
    • Remove the 14 mm bolt and 17 mm nut from the strut bracket.
    • Drive the strut out of the bracket using a hammer.
    • Remove the three 14 mm bolts securing the top of the strut.
    • Pull out the strut.
  4. step : Install the new strut (4:10)
    • Put the bracket into place, working it into the bracket.
    • Hand thread the bolts in on the bracket.
    • Torque the bottom 17 mm nut to 65 ft lbs and the 14mm bolt should be torqued to 50ft lbs.
    • Jack up the control arm to alleviate some tension and tighten up the bolts.
    • Bolt the brake lines back on to the strut using your 12 mm socket.
    • Bolt in the top three 14 mm bolts and torque to 45-50 ft lbs.
    • Tighten the strut tower bolts back up.
    • Put the wheel back on, lower the vehicle and torque the lug nuts to 75-85 ft lbs using a star pattern.

Tools needed for replacement:

    Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 12mm Socket
  • 14mm Socket
  • 17mm Socket
  • 19mm Socket

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Vehicle Fit

Year Make Model Description
1994-1997Honda Accord Honda Accord Front Strut & Spring Assembly Monroe Quick-Strut 171989

This part replaces:

  • Monroe Quick-Strut 171989
Part #: MNSTS00055


Order must be placed by 4pm ET

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Monroe Quick-Strut
Brand #: 171989

How-to Video:

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