How to Change an Astro Trunk Strut?

Answer Chevrolet produced the Astro van for many years, and over those years they changed the rear section of the van to accommodate different needs. One change was a barn-door style set of doors at the b... Read More »

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How to Change the Trunk Strut on a '99 Saab 9-3?

The 1999 Saab 9-3 uses a single gas-filled strut to hold up the trunk deck lid. Over time, the gas inside the strut leaks out, resulting in the loss of hydraulic power to keep the deck lid open. Re... Read More »

How to Install a Trunk Lid Strut?

Opening the trunk is something most people take for granted, but without a strut or some other form of assistance, a trunk lid won't lift on its own. After all, there's a lot of weight in there, an... Read More »

How to Replace a Saab Trunk Strut?

The hood and trunk struts on your Saab are easy to take for granted--until they come crashing down on your head, that is. When the struts fail, you may think the only solution is to wedge something... Read More »

How to Change the Strut on a KIA?

The suspension system used by KIA is commonly called a McPherson Strut suspension, and is found on many other cars across the world. The advantage of this system is its light weight, reduced number... Read More »