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Title: replacement front shock inserts?
Post by: chrismarsic on 08:11:30 AM / 23-Aug-19
Hello all,

In the process of getting my s12 registerd atm and need to get a roadworthy cars been siting for 15 years and shocks are absoulty gone in the ol girl and looking to see if anyone knows of what fits into the standard strut? cant seem to find oem replacemnts anywhere! i plan on going down the s13 conversion line down the road but atm trying to get the car through roadworthy as standard as posible before i buy a donor car and do upgrades .

ive herd bluebird inserts fit anyone can confirm?

thanks in advance.
Title: Re: replacement front shock inserts?
Post by: CzechSilvia on 04:21:01 PM / 25-Aug-19
Z31 stuff should fit the front of our cars
Title: Re: replacement front shock inserts?
Post by: JonB on 09:21:13 PM / 25-Aug-19
I thought our cars were 280zx front bits
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Rockauto shows a different strut pn for all three. Its kyb 365031. Couldnt tell you what else fits. I had mr2 rears in the front, which others have done too
Title: Re: replacement front shock inserts?
Post by: CzechSilvia on 05:41:39 AM / 26-Aug-19
I thought our cars were 280zx front bits
They are, I don't know what I was thinking, sorry. The rear is the same as Z31, and the front is like 280zx
Title: Re: replacement front shock inserts?
Post by: weitrhino on 03:17:13 PM / 03-Sep-19
My front shock replacement thread: https://club-s12.org/forum/index.php?topic=38256.0 (https://club-s12.org/forum/index.php?topic=38256.0)