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 

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 (0:47)
    • Loosen the 19mm 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 Sway Bar Links (1:17)
    • Grab the back side of the sway bar with locking pliers
    • Remove the 17mm nut from the sway bar link
    • Remove the sway bar link from the strut
  3. step : Removing the Front Strut (1:51)
    • Remove the 13mm bolt securing the flexible brake hose and ABS harness
    • Remove the lower strut bolts from the spindle with a 15mm open wrench and 21mm socket and breaker bar
    • Tap the bottom bolts out with a hammer
    • Remove the three 13mm bolts on the top of the strut
    • Remove the strut from the vehicle
  4. step : Installing the Front Strut (4:56)
    • Install the strut into the vehicle
    • Tighten the three 13mm bolts to the top of the strut
    • Torque the strut mount bolts to 18 foot-pounds
    • Tighten the 13mm bolts to the bottom of the strut
    • Torque the bolts to 136 foot-pounds
    • Reinstall the 13mm bolts to the ABS harness
  5. step : Installing the Sway Bar Links (2:07)
    • Insert the sway bar link into place
    • Tighten the bar with vise grip pliers
    • Tighten the 17mm nut
    • Torque the top nut to 63 foot-pounds
  6. step : Reattaching the Wheel (7:37)
    • 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

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Jack Stands
  • Floor Jack

  • Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Rust Penetrant
  • Bungee Cord

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Vise Grip Pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet
  • Torque Wrench
  • Socket Extensions
  • 1/2 Inch Breaker Bar

  • Sockets - Metric

  • Complete Metric Socket Set

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struts fitted right into car without any problems,your installation videos are great refresher to view before starting job. I will shop 1A Auto again for my parts needs ( and have) I will recommend 1A Auto to family & friends for their parts needs. Order arrived in three days your carrier did their job
November 20, 2017
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3 months ago
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what brand/ or manufacturer marks these struts?
bill f on Feb 5, 2018
BEST ANSWER: I did not see any markings on them, but they look way better than the stock ones.

How-to Video:

(08:12 min)

Tools List:

    General Tools

  • Jack Stands
  • Floor Jack

  • Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Rust Penetrant
  • Bungee Cord

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Vise Grip Pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet
  • Torque Wrench
  • Socket Extensions
  • 1/2 Inch Breaker Bar

  • Sockets - Metric

  • Complete Metric Socket Set



This part replaces:

  • Hollander 527-00984R
  • Hollander 527-01709R
  • Hollander 527-00985L
  • Hollander 527-01710L
  • Monroe 172527
  • Monroe 172526
  • KYB SR4162
  • KYB SR4161

Vehicle Fit

  • 2007-2009 Chevy Equinox Front Strut & Spring Assembly Pair V6 3.4L excluding 19 Inch Wheels
  • 2007-2009 Pontiac Torrent Front Strut & Spring Assembly Pair V6 3.4L excluding 19 Inch Wheels
  • 2008-2009 Saturn Vue XE All Wheel Drive Front Strut & Spring Assembly Pair
  • 2008-2010 Saturn Vue XR Front Strut & Spring Assembly Pair
Part #: 1ASSP01125

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