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Old 03-02-2006, 06:31 AM   #1
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different paint on strut assembly?

for my year there's about 6 different marked strut housings.

My assumption is that the different markings are all related to spring setups.
I got a plain white-marked strut assembly for the SE, since I'm using my own aftermarket spring/strut.

Please tell me I'm "okay" w/ this...
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Old 03-02-2006, 07:11 AM   #2
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yea i dont think it would matter. the housings are all the same, I am pretty sure its just the spring and strut which were different, and since your using other springs and shocks it doesnt matter.

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haha it's no big deal, when ever you get the chance to send it up. I just like giving ya hard time about it.
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Just a quick follow-up.

I got my strut assembly Today.
$50 From a junkyard in Maine.
I said to him: "all I need is the strut housing, you can keep everything else."

when I go to pick up the "box" it Weighs about 40#

Turns out I got the strut assembly, rotor, ABS sensor, spring, strut insert and strut-mount. all for $50.

Seems like junkyards are a hit-or-miss with me.
They either screw me out of what I want, or send me WAY more than what I need.


Anyways... looks like I might end up doing this side on my own....it's just going to be a transfer of parts from one assembly to another, and then re-install won't require a compressor because of the lowering springs.


hoooorah
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Old 03-03-2006, 07:33 AM   #6
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haha thats tight!
i woulda been too lazy to do it too...
he kinda did dick you in a way... now you have to disasemble all that
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