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 
Pre-Assembled

Pre-assembled, loaded strut & spring assemblies allow for a quicker, safer install than replacing with just bare struts. 

Trouble-Free Install

Trouble-free install includes the matched parts needed to get the job done. New mounts, bearings, springs and hardware will provide a better ride for your vehicle and save you time from not having to do the job again because a used part failed afterwards.

Matched Parts

When you buy the kit pre-built by us, you can be sure that the parts are matched for optimum performance.  Not all shocks and struts are manufactured the same, so mixing and matching can result in fit issues and potentially decrease the life of the parts.

Saves Time & Money

When you buy one of our kits, you not only save money over buying the parts individually, but you also save time having to search for all of the different parts that are correct for your vehicle (because we did it for you!)

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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Installed on Armada 4x4
Easy installation because it was loaded assembly. Good price, and so far after a week of installation seems to be holding good. My only issue is when compared to original shocks, the lower eye ring hole is not as beefy. The metal ring hole is almost half the width of the original shocks ring. I am afraid they will break if I go off road. But I measured the weight, and noticed those new ones were 2.2 pound heavier than the original, so hopefully they hold well on the dirt roads.
February 11, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
as good as my original struts. I would recommend these for anyones truck
March 11, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Excellent
Bought these to put on my truck perfect fit and price was great. Will order again thank you.
June 25, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Great good service on-time delivery you guys are pretty good I recommend you guys to anyone for parts thanks for your help
They work great your service of delivery was on time I recommend you to anyone any of my friends thanks for your help and a good price to thank you
June 22, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Lkeep the product I purchased, fit like a glove, would to see more videos on other DIY rear shock ,wheel hubs bearing front and rear, overall excellent product and price, Thanks
Ps parts fit and look like original
September 13, 2017
Purchased
8 months ago
Leacree worse struts made
Now I know why the name brand of theses struts are not listed on the website. Would not recommend these struts to anyone..I will be returning and going with Monroe. They turned out to be Leacree struts made in China.. The ride is horrible, loud, bounces, bottoms out going over speed bumps...etc.. However everone at 1A Auto have been great.
October 20, 2017
Purchased
6 months ago
Excellent product
I have a Nissan Armada very good front strut and easy to remplas
July 9, 2017
Purchased
10 months ago
Very Happy
Happy with the Struts. Rides great. Easy to install. Did have a issue with one of the struts But the people at A1 took care and the issue very fast and with no problems at all
April 10, 2018
Purchased
1 month ago
Installed on 2008 Armada LE
Job took approximately 1.5 hours from start to finish. The video helped tremendously and the shocks are riding wonderfully so far. Replacement was a breeze and were a perfect fit.
February 24, 2018
Purchased
2 months ago
Perfect fit for my 2009 Armada
I installed these on my 09 Armada this weekend. The install was smooth. It's so nice to buy the loaded assembly and not have to worry about spring compressors. The assemblies that I took of were so shot that these feel like a dream. It does seem a little bouncy though, but I'll let them settle in and see how it goes. Can't beat the price or the service provided by 1A auto.
November 6, 2017
Purchased
6 months ago
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Will these work for my 07 Titan 2 wheel drive?
Bret B on Nov 23, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Hello, Yes these are the same for 2 and 4WD models. The only thing that changes are the rears for 2 and 4wd
Please note we also carry Monroe branded on our website.
Will this fit with a leveling kit?
Trevor S on Sep 1, 2016
BEST ANSWER: No, these are simply factory replacements.
are these for a 4x4?
Jason W on Nov 6, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Yes, I bought these for my 07 4x4 Titan and they were a direct replacement
After installing the shock & Spring assembly on both sides, I noticed that my truck is definitely raised in the front. Is this normal? Does it level out?
Daniel O on Jan 24, 2017
BEST ANSWER: After a while of driving with the new strut and spring assemblies installed the front of your vehicle should drop to regular height. The reason for this is that the new coil springs need time to level out with the vehicle weight applied and tighten up for a lower overall height.

Vehicle Fit

  • 2004-2010 Infiniti QX56 Front Shock & Spring Assembly Pair
  • 2005-2014 Nissan Armada Front Shock & Spring Assembly Pair
  • 2004-2015 Nissan Titan Front Shock & Spring Assembly Pair

This part replaces:

  • Monroe 171358
  • Monroe 181358
Part #: 1ASSP00408


How-to Video:

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