Why Buy KYB Excel-G?

KYB Excel-G shocks and struts will match your vehicle’s Original Equipment (OE). These shocks and struts are perfect for restoring or surpassing your original suspension performance. Some of their perks include:

  • Equal or greater OE performance
  • Calibrated to OE specifications
  • Nitrogen gas-charged, twin-tube design made of quality materials
  • Restore original ride comfort, handling, and suspension capability

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. Please keep your invoice for proof of this warranty.

  1. step : Removing the Wheel (0:44)
    • Loosen the lug nuts with the vehicle on the ground
    • Raise the vehicle with a floor jack
    • Secure the vehicle on jack stands
    • Remove the lug nuts
    • Pull off the wheel
  2. step : Removing the Strut (1:08)
    • Hold the 19mm bolt at the bottom of the strut with a 19mm wrench
    • Remove the 19mm nut with a ratchet and a piece of pipe for leverage
    • Knock the bolt out with a punch and a hammer
    • Remove the three 14mm nuts from the top of the strut
    • Use a hammer to knock the strut out of place
    • Pull the strut down and out
  3. step : Installing the New Strut (2:29)
    • Push the new strut up into place
    • Insert the three 14mm nuts onto the top of the strut
    • Hammer the lower end of the strut into place
    • Push down on the wheel knuckle as you push the 19mm bolt into place
    • Tighten the 19mm nut onto the 19mm nut
    • Tighten the lower nut to 100 foot-pounds of torque
    • Tighten the upper nuts to 25 foot-pounds of torque
  4. step : Reattaching the Wheel (3:45)
    • Slide the wheel into place
    • Start the lug nuts by hand
    • Tighten the lug nuts preliminarily
    • Lower the vehicle to the ground
    • Tighten the lug nuts to 100 foot-pounds in a crossing or star pattern
    • Reattach the center cap

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Center Punch
  • Jack Stands
  • Floor Jack
  • Hammer

  • Ratchets & Related

  • A Piece of Pipe (for leverage)
  • Ratchet
  • Torque Wrench

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 21mm Socket
  • 19mm Socket
  • 14mm Socket

  • Wrenches - Metric

  • 19mm Wrench

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How-to Video:

(04:29 min)

Tools List:

    General Tools

  • Center Punch
  • Jack Stands
  • Floor Jack
  • Hammer

  • Ratchets & Related

  • A Piece of Pipe (for leverage)
  • Ratchet
  • Torque Wrench

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 21mm Socket
  • 19mm Socket
  • 14mm Socket

  • Wrenches - Metric

  • 19mm Wrench



This part replaces:

  • KYB Excel-G 341600
  • KYB 341600

Vehicle Fit

  • 2004-2010 Infiniti QX56 Front Shock Absorber Driver or Passenger Side KYB Excel-G 341600
  • 2005-2011 Nissan Armada Front Shock Absorber Driver or Passenger Side KYB Excel-G 341600
  • 2004 Nissan Pathfinder Armada Front Shock Absorber Driver or Passenger Side KYB Excel-G 341600
  • 2004-2015 Nissan Titan Front Shock Absorber Driver or Passenger Side KYB Excel-G 341600
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KYB Excel-G
Brand #: 341600

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