Replaces

Shock Absorber Pair Monro-Matic Plus 32296 - MNSSP00085

The Monro-Matic Plus® shock absorbers are nitrogen gas charged and feature velocity sensitive valving and all weather fluid, which offers trucks improved comfort at an economical price.

The result: enhanced control with uncompromised ride comfort.

  • All Weather Fluid: Contains special modifiers to reduce friction and ensure smooth rod reaction.
  • Full Displaced Valving: Tuned specifically for each application, this valving automatically adjusts to road extremes to provide consistency and ride comfort.
  • Sintered Iron Piston: Stronger than traditional metals, enhances durability for longer service life.
  • Nitrogen Gas Charged: For improved ride and handling, helps maintain tire to road contact by reducing aeration.
  • 2" Reserve Tube: More fluid for more consistent performance.
  • 1-3/8" Bore: Lower operating pressure than standard 1" bore units.
  • 5/8" Piston Rod: Heavy-duty nitrocarburized rod* for long service life.
  • Special Seal: "Self-lubricating" fluid seal designed to retain gas without excessive wear or friction.

* On non-dust shield units only.

Part Details

  • Quantity: Pair

2 Year Warranty

This item is backed by a 2 Year Warranty. In the event this item should fail during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser.

  1. step : Remove the shocks (1:00)
    • Use your 15 mm wrench and a 13mm socket and ratchet to remove the bolts.
    • Use penetrating oil and an adjustable wrench and vice grips to help remove the nuts and bolts.
  2. step : Install the new shocks (4:00)
    • Assemble the washers and grommets onto the shocks and put them into place, putting the rest of the washers and grommets into place.
    • Bolt into place nice and tight.
    • Use a jack to lift the control arm to bolt the shock on the rest of the way.

Tools needed for replacement:

    Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Rust Penetrant

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Adjustable Wrench

  • Ratchets & Related

  • 1/2 Inch Breaker Bar
  • Ratchet

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 13mm Socket
  • 15mm Socket

  • Specialty Tools

  • Vise-Grips

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will this parts fit my 2000 ford ranger 4.0 4x4 6 cylinder?
Glen P on Jul 12, 2018
BEST ANSWER: These shock absorbers are only compatible with 2000 Ford Ranger models with the Front Torsion Bar suspension. Thank you!

Vehicle Fit

  • 1995-2001 Ford Explorer 4 Wheel Drive Front Shock Absorber Pair (excluding Adjustable Suspension) Monro-Matic Plus 32296
  • 1996-2001 Ford Explorer All Wheel Drive Front Shock Absorber Pair (excluding Adjustable Suspension) Monro-Matic Plus 32296
  • 2001-2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac 4 Wheel Drive Front Shock Absorber Pair Monro-Matic Plus 32296
  • 1998-2011 Ford Ranger Front Shock Absorber Pair for Models with Front Torsion Bar Suspension Monro-Matic Plus 32296
  • 1998-2007 Mazda B3000 Truck Front Shock Absorber Pair for Models with Front Torsion Bar Suspension Monro-Matic Plus 32296
  • 1998-2009 Mazda B4000 Truck Front Shock Absorber Pair for Models with Front Torsion Bar Suspension Monro-Matic Plus 32296
  • 1997-2001 Mercury Mountaineer Front Shock Absorber for 4 Wheel Drive or All Wheel Drive Models Pair Monro-Matic Plus 32296

This part replaces:

  • Monro-Matic Plus 32296
Part #: MNSSP00085


Order must be placed by 4pm ET
Monro-Matic Plus
Brand #: 32296

How-to Video:

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