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post #1 of 26 Old 02-09-2007, 07:14 AM Thread Starter
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rear hatch shocks

Were can i get cheap ones??
Around how much do they cost??
What are they exactly called??
How easy is it to install??

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post #2 of 26 Old 02-09-2007, 07:27 AM Thread Starter
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any1 plz i need to get them early so when i get my part from jeep i can fix my back hatch

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guess no1 knows...the reason i want to find them cuz jeep wants $70 each so $140 and im not paying that ****

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post #4 of 26 Old 02-09-2007, 08:15 AM
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http://www.jeepsareus.com/Merchant2/..._Code=Interior Theyre grand cherokee liftgate struts you get 2 at the link for $65, you can probably get them cheaper on ebay but at least at that link you know exactly what youre getting.

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thx...is there like any at autozone or advanced auto parts that will work?

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post #6 of 26 Old 02-09-2007, 08:22 AM
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Ive heard of people getting them at autozone before for $20-30. Im not sure how good they are but if you go to the counter and tell them what you are looking for they should have them.

I should get around to replacing mine sometime theyre shot.....

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I know the ZJ and WJ are different, but I just purchased a lift support strut for my
'02 WJ at AutoZone. It was $17, special-ordered.

I'll have to check on that, though. That sounds too cheap.

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yea that sounds pretty cheap....I'm not looking for the best...I'm looking for something that works..i can rly care less that in time they go and i have to hold my hatch open...i don't use it that much anyway.

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post #9 of 26 Old 02-09-2007, 08:45 AM
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I ordered these a week ago.
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Jeep-...QQcmdZViewItem

They haven't come yet, so I can't vouch for the quality. But they were cheap.


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Yep, Auto Zone/Advance has them for $20/each on their website. $40 is still too much if you ask me

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Get some sachs from rockauto.com, I believe they are the oem manufacturer. Price with shipping is about $40.

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got them at advanced auto parts...$40 bones and im happy...compare that to $140 from the dealer and i think i win

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old fishin pole works for me.. and it was free 99
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got mine from advance, i cant remember how long the warranty was tho.
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post #15 of 26 Old 02-09-2007, 09:41 PM Thread Starter
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yea idk he just said i had a warranty lol i was like ok sounds good

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