Is your tailgate or hatch not staying open anymore? The problem could be the lift supports mounted from the quarter panels to the hatch. These get weak over time and require replacing. No need to lose money at the dealer for this simple do it yourself replacement. Our lift supports are just what you need to allow your hatch to stay open again!

Each hatch strut has the following specifications:

  • Comes as a PAIR
    • Fits both the LH (driver) & RH (passenger) side REAR
  • Replaces dealer part number: 55256444AC
  • 100% tested prior to leaving the factory
  • Gas-Charged
  • Built to strict quality control standards
  • Commonly called "Liftgate Support Strut" by Dodge
  • Lift supports are for rear hatch


It is necessary to reuse your original hardware, as new hardware is not included with this item.

Part Details

  • Quantity: Pair

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.

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Lift gate supports
The supports were easy to install and they work well.
February 23, 2018
5 months ago
Great fit. Less than half the price of chain stores
February 19, 2018
5 months ago
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What is the size & lift weight of these. (10"to 14" & 30lb lift)?
Tim M on Feb 15, 2016
We fo not have the size and weight of these. They are intended to fit the model applications as listed. The dealer may have the #'s that these are designed to lift.

Vehicle Fit

  • 1998-2003 Dodge Durango Rear Tailgate Lift Support Pair
Part #: 1ALSP00118