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30% Off Online Orders of Select Parts and Accessories
Receive 30% Off Your Online Purchase. Use promotional code PEP30 at checkout to receive discount. Not valid in combination with any other discounts or promotions. Not valid on gift cards, special orders, installed merchandise, commercial or fleet purchases. Excludes the following categories: Tires, Wheels, Batteries, Powerstop Brake Kits, Oil, Antifreeze, Refrigerant, Truck Boxes, Vent Visors, Bug Shields and BRANDS: Razor, Traxxas, Superchips, Hypertech, Edge, Bully Dog, Diablo, Edelbrock, Holley, NOS, Proform, Specialty Auto, Thule, Autometer, Accel, K&N, Kenwood, Pioneer, Sony, JVC, MSD and BBK Performance. Valid online until 2:59 am EST on 10/27/16. Online orders scheduled for in-store pick up must be completed by closing on 10/26/16 for discount to apply.

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  • Part #: 365093 |
  • SKU: 281616

2 days after 6 p.m.

    • Recommended OEM replacement gas cartridge
    • Specifically calibrated to help restore original handling and control characteristics
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KYB Excel-G OE Replacement, Twin-Tube Gas Shock

Ride Comfort may be important, but restoring a vehicle's Ride Control; stability, stopping, lane change responsiveness and handling is critical. KYB Excel-G Shocks & Struts are designed for the most important performance purpose: Restoring the vehicle's original capabilities. KYB is a world leading supplier of shocks and struts to new vehicle manufacturers and the Excel-G is made on the very same KYB OE assembly lines, uses the same OE quality components and is calibrated to restore original, designed performance, not change it. That has earned Excel-G the classification: OEA (Original Equipment for the Aftermarket). The KYB Excel-G is a nitrogen gas-charged, twin-tube design that includes every quality component that our global OEM products include.
  • Recommended OEM replacement gas cartridge
  • Specifically calibrated to help restore original handling and control characteristics
  • Uses a seamless working cylinder matched with a Teflon coated piston band for a positive seal and longer life
  • Triple chrome plated piston rod and multi-lip oil seals that reduce wear
  • Features a precision, sintered iron strut rod guide to help retain correct wheel alignment
  • Engineered to help vehicles with electronic safety systems (ESC, ABS, etc.)
  • To reduce the chance of noise and vibration KYB recommends installing new strut mounts, part number: SM5162
  • Protect your new struts from dirt, debris and salt with a KYB Strut Boot, part number: SB103
  • The Pep Boys Say: "Industry experts recommend replacement of shocks and struts after 50,000 miles of use to increase stopping distance of up to 10 feet."
  • The best product to restore your vehicle's designed control and handling capabilities
Commitment to world class quality and engineering has made KYB the world's largest shock and strut supplier to new vehicle manufacturers


Rated 3.7 out of 5 by 6 reviewers.
Rated 4 out of 5 by Excellent product The shocks were exactly as advertised. Excellent product visually and functionally. Easy installation. October 17, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Good product Kyb gas shocks were easy to install and rides great. September 4, 2016
Rated 2 out of 5 by Minimal quality brand to replace factory oem shocks with Minimal quality brand to replace factory oem shocks with August 22, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by Great Shock =- Good Value for the dollar Easy to install. truck rides great now! June 9, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by Great warrenty Very satisfied with purchase June 1, 2015
Rated 3 out of 5 by KYB Gas Shocks ok New Shocks on a van with 250,000 miles yeah feel great! but ordering went well shipping was a bit excessive I believe $16.00! packaging was wasteful but it is what it is I guess. I used to work for Pep Boys and I know they care, So I use your on-line ordering. May 28, 2015
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