Replaces

Strut & Spring Assembly Monroe Quick-Strut 172199 - MNSTS00395

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

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 (0:57)
    • Loosen the lug nuts
    • Raise and secure the vehicle
    • Remove the lug nuts and wheel.
  2. step : Remove the bottom of the shock (1:09)
    • Unbolt the 10 mm securing the brake line to the strut.
    • Unbolt the two bottom bolts securing the shock.
    • Use a breaker bar and an 18 mm socket and some penetrating oil.
    • Remove the 18 mm stabilizer link nut.
    • You might need a hammer to work the bolts out once you have removed the nuts.
    • Use a pry bar to pry the spindle free from the strut
  3. step : Remove the top of the strut (2:45)
    • Pop the hood and secure it.
    • Use your 10 mm socket and ratchet and some penetrating oil to remove the three bolts securing the top of the strut.
    • Pull the strut down and out.
  4. step : Install the new strut (3:20)
    • Work the strut into place and bolt in the top three 13 mm bolts
    • Torque the three 10 mm nuts to 20-25 ft lbs
    • Torque the 18 mm stabilizer link nut to 85 ft lbs
    • Bolt in the bottom bolt and 18 mm nut and torque to 75 ft lbs.
    • Fasten the brake line to the strut using your 10 mm socket and ratchet.
  5. step : Replace the wheel (5:36)
    • Put the wheel back on and hand tighten the lug nuts
    • Lower the vehicle and torque the lug nuts to 100 ft lbs using a star pattern

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Floor Jack
  • Jack Stands

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet
  • Socket Extensions

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Pry Bar

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 10mm Socket
  • 18mm Socket
  • 19mm Socket

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Vehicle Fit

  • 2004-2012 Chevy Malibu Front Strut & Spring Assembly Passenger Side Monroe Quick-Strut 172199
  • 2004-2007 Chevy Malibu Maxx Front Strut & Spring Assembly Passenger Side Monroe Quick-Strut 172199
  • 2005-2010 Pontiac G6 Front Strut & Spring Assembly Passenger Side Monroe Quick-Strut 172199
  • 2007-2009 Saturn Aura Front Strut & Spring Assembly Passenger Side Monroe Quick-Strut 172199

This part replaces:

  • Monroe Quick-Strut 172199
Part #: MNSTS00395

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Monroe Quick-Strut
Brand #: 172199

How-to Video:

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