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What else to replace with shocks?

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Old 10-30-2007, 12:37 PM
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Hi All,

I orderedOEM Honda Shocks, but I also see in the suspension partsdrawings a bunch of rubber parts (seats/bushings etc.) that are part of the shock/strut assembly which ones you recommend to replace along with the shocks?
 
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polyurethane strut bushings
 
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Old 11-01-2007, 02:46 PM
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Hi Thunder_x,

Here are the schematics for Front and fRear suspension, what specifc part# are you referering to?

Front:


Rear:



 
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Old 11-02-2007, 01:37 PM
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i dont know
just go to NAPA and tell them you want strut bushings, they will know what to get you
 
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In the top picture #8 is your upper strut bushings, and 13 is a bump stop (you don't really need it unless you want), in the bottom picture #13 is your bushings
 
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Thank you sir_nasty,

So, I'll have the 4 upper bushings replaced along with the shocks. Since I don't plan to touch the shocks hopefully for another 140,K+ then figured might as well replace things that my go bad now.
 
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i recently replaced all those with polyurethane bushings rides nice. especially before that, i was missing both fron spring hats lol
 
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Update:

HAd all 4 shocks along with bushings and other rubber parts replaced.

I have been told no re-alignment is needed ( I had the wheels aligned about 4 weeks ago, with eh old shocks on). Is it true?
 
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I know this is a long shot since this post is 11 years old, but I'm wondering if you can provide the source of where you got the pictures. I'm looking for the name of a few parts, but I can't find what they are. I see them numbered in the picture, though.
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Hi Thunder_x,

Here are the schematics for Front and fRear suspension, what specifc part# are you referering to?

Front:


Rear:

 
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Old 01-08-2018, 07:50 AM
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Those pictures are from Honda electronic parts catalog. Generally from "on-line" dealer parts departments.
For example Majestic Auto
www(dot)hondaautomotiveparts(dot)com
click Parts
put in your car's information, etc.

HondaPartsNow is another one, I'm sure there's more places out there.
 
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