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Strut & Spring Assembly Pair Monroe Quick-Strut 171661 - MNSSP00035

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. Please keep your invoice for proof of this warranty.

  1. step : Remove the wheel (0:45)
    • Loosen the lug nuts
    • Raise and secure the vehicle
    • Remove the lug nuts and wheel.
  2. step : Remove the bottom of the shock (1:02)
    • Unbolt the two bottom bolts securing the shock.
    • Use a breaker bar and a 21 mm socket and some penetrating oil.
    • 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 (1:40)
    • Pop the hood and secure it.
    • Use your 13 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 (2:10)
    • Work the strut into place and bolt in the top three 13 mm bolts
    • Torque the three 13 mm nuts to 35-45 ft lbs
    • Bolt in the bottom two nuts and bolts and torque to 100 ft lbs.
  5. step : Replace the wheel (3:46)
    • Put the wheel back on and hand tighten the lug nuts
    • Lower the vehicle and torque the lug nuts to 100 ft lbs

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Floor Jack
  • Jack Stands

  • Ratchets & Related

  • 1/2 Inch Breaker Bar
  • Ratchet

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Pry Bar

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 13mm Socket
  • 19mm Socket
  • 21mm Socket

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IS THIS STRUT THE OESPECTRUM OR SENSATRAC MODEL?
larry G on Apr 19, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Neither, these are branded by Monroe as a "Quick-strut."

Vehicle Fit

  • 2005-2009 Buick Allure Front Strut & Spring Assembly Pair Monroe Quick-Strut 171661
  • 1997-2005 Buick Century Front Strut & Spring Assembly Pair Monroe Quick-Strut 171661
  • 2005-2009 Buick LaCrosse (excluding Super Models) Strut & Spring Assembly Pair Front Monroe Quick-Strut 171661
  • 1997-2004 Buick Regal Front Strut & Spring Assembly Pair Monroe Quick-Strut 171661
  • 2000-2013 Chevy Impala Front Strut & Spring Assembly Pair (excluding Police Package) Monroe Quick-Strut 171661
  • 2000-2007 Chevy Monte Carlo Front Strut & Spring Assembly Pair (excluding 18 Inch Wheels) Monroe Quick-Strut 171661
  • 1997-2003 Pontiac Grand Prix Front Strut & Spring Assembly Pair Monroe Quick-Strut 171661

This part replaces:

  • Monroe Quick-Strut 171661
Only 2 left in stock
Part #: MNSSP00035



Monroe Quick-Strut
Brand #: 171661

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