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Hotchkis Performance 79020006 - Hotchkis Tuned 1.5 Street Performance Series Shock 4 Pack 78-96 GM B-Body

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  1. 1994 Chevrolet Impala SS 5.7L V8 cid:350
  2. 1985 Chevrolet Impala Base 4.3L V6 cid:262
  3. 1981 Chevrolet Impala Estate 5.7L V8 cid:350
  4. 1981 Chevrolet Impala Estate 5.0L V8 cid:305
  5. 1981 Chevrolet Impala Estate 4.4L V8 cid:267
  6. 1981 Chevrolet Impala Estate 3.8L V6 cid:231 cc:3800
  7. 1981 Chevrolet Impala Estate 3.8L V6 cid:229
  8. 1980 Chevrolet Impala Base 4.4L V8 cid:267
  9. 1980 Chevrolet Impala Sport 4.4L V8 cid:267
  10. 1980 Chevrolet Impala Base 3.8L V6 cid:229
  11. 1980 Chevrolet Impala Base 3.8L V6 cid:231 cc:3800
  12. 1980 Chevrolet Impala Sport 3.8L V6 cid:231 cc:3800
  13. 1980 Chevrolet Impala Sport 3.8L V6 cid:229
  14. 1979 Chevrolet Impala Sport 5.7L V8 cid:350
  15. 1979 Chevrolet Impala Sport 5.0L V8 cid:305
  16. 1979 Chevrolet Impala Sport 4.1L L6 cid:250
  17. 1978 Chevrolet Impala Base 5.0L V8 cid:305
  18. 1978 Chevrolet Impala Landau 5.7L V8 cid:350
  19. 1978 Chevrolet Impala Landau 5.0L V8 cid:305
  20. 1978 Chevrolet Impala Landau 4.1L L6 cid:250
  21. 1978 Chevrolet Impala Base 5.7L V8 cid:350
  22. 1978 Chevrolet Impala Base 4.1L L6 cid:250
  23. show all...
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About this product

Part #: 79020006

The Hotchkis Tuned 1.5 Street Performance Series shock absorbers manufactured by Fox have been specifically tuned by Hotchkis ride engineers brining a smooth ride and exceptional control to your 1978-1996 GM B-Body Impala SS Caprice and Roadmaster. The Hotchkis 1.5 Street Performance Series shock absorbers feature the latest cutting edge mono tube shock technology in a lightweight smooth-bore Type III hard anodized aluminum body. The shocks feature smooth riding digressive disc technology a high-flow piston specially formulated oil and high pressure nitrogen for consistent performance under varying conditions and temperatures. Each shock is application tuned to offer superior ride comfort as well as vehicle control. For years of durability the 1.5 SPS shock features 1/2" hard chrome plated heat treated alloy shaft subjected to 100 hour salt spray testing. To prevent contaminants from entering the shock the rod guide employs a wiper/scraper dual seal which cleans the shaft before reaching the main seal. End caps are black anodized 6061-T6 billet aluminum and feature polyurethane bushings. CNC machined cross bars and vehicle specific mounting hardware makes these shocks a direct replacement for OE. Bolt a pair on today and feel the difference.

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TitleHotchkis Sport Suspension Shock 4 Pack 1978-1996 GM B-Body Impala SS Caprice and Roadmaster
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What made you choose this particular product?
Matches my sway bars. Assumed that would fit best
What were you trying to accomplish by adding this product?
Wanted to avoid binding and metal in metal sounds I had been getting after installing new sawybars with OEM endlinks.
Once you’ve had a chance to use the product, did it meet your expectations?
Honestly I was expecting it to be shorter with more adjustability. This seems like it barely a change from stock, but it did solve my binding issues so...
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Chance Dougherty

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Chance Dougherty
2012 Volkswagen Golf
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Any additional comments?
front to soft rear to hard
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What made you choose this particular product?
like hotchkis products
What were you trying to accomplish by adding this product?
make it handle better
Was it easy install? Any installation tips that will help others?
yes jsut needed some spacers when paired with my umi control arms so it installs correctly
Once you’ve had a chance to use the product, did it meet your expectations?
yes
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Randy Bledsoe

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Randy Bledsoe
2002 BMW 330Ci
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What made you choose this particular product?
Wanted the thickest front swaybar on the market
What were you trying to accomplish by adding this product?
Increased corner balance / handling
Was it easy install? Any installation tips that will help others?
I’d rate it a 6 out of 10 for ease of install
Once you’ve had a chance to use the product, did it meet your expectations?
A must
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What made you choose this particular product?
To improve handling with out changing the ride height or ride quality.
What were you trying to accomplish by adding this product?
Connect the chassis to the struts as well as the struts to each other.
Was it easy install? Any installation tips that will help others?
The whole process takes about 20 min and is real simple. Pro tip dont drop the nuts in the engine bay.
Once you’ve had a chance to use the product, did it meet your expectations?
It's very worth it. It also is a nice piece to see when you pop your hood.
Any additional comments?
This part fits all platforms - frs,BRZ and gt86
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About Hotchkis Performance

Hotchkis made a name for themselves building the best bolt on suspension kits around for older muscle cars and trucks. From tubular control arms to 4 link suspension, they do it all. Now, they have expanded their catalogue to service a wide variety of cars of all makes and models. If you’re dreaming of ripping the autocross or road track, Hotchkis is your one stop shop.

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