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Old 02-06-2016, 01:39 PM
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I have a 2008 Honda accord ex-l v6, with 150,000 miles and I'm considering replacing all 4 shocks, some say Monroe, KYB's, others Honda shocks. Which brand is the best all around shocks for ride, control and comfort.Puzzled
 
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Old 02-07-2016, 03:48 AM
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Kind of a debate. I personally can't say one is better than the other.

I have personally used KYB before and didn't have any issues or complaints about them.

Again just my personal experience.
 
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Old 02-08-2016, 03:03 PM
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Do you by any ways have your ride lowered and have you put on larger tires and rims.
 
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I recently put Monroe quick struts on the front of my 2007 accord lx with 110000 miles and I am sort of disappointed. Not terrible but not as good as the original ones
 
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2008, and your just getting around to replacing the shocks after 150,000 mi.? If the originals (OEM Honda) were good for that long, no way would I buy any shock other than Honda (OEM) style shocks. Monroe, KYB, Koni, and Gabriel really only good on most cars no more than 65,000-70,000 mi..

If you want a factory ride use the factory parts, shocks, ball joints, etc.
 
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