1 X Pair Gas Struts Bmw 5 Series E28 Bonnet Lid Lift Support Springs Stays
You are purchasing a brand new, heavy duty, 1 x pair of gas struts. Item is designed for assisted lifting and easy access to BMW 5 Series E28 bonnets. This item provides controlled movement and has a range of automotive and industrial purposes "specifically designed for BMW’s but can also be used for other cars please check and compare extended length, compressed length, stroke and force/pressure before purchasing".
The most common use is in the family car to hold open the bonnet and to provide control over the opening movement of these heavy and potentially dangerous tools from falling on your head.
Part Number: 51231868555/ 51 23 1 868 555/ 51-23-1-868-555
CROSS REFERENCE NUMBERS (If your gas strut has any of the OEM numbers listed below, then this is a direct replacement strut for you)
340 160 3718
20 51 0001
5 SERIES E28
440 long (when in open position)
298mm (when fully closed)
Understanding the measurements of car gas struts.
If gas struts are to be stored prior to use, the strut should be stored shaft down to lubricate the seal.
Do ensure that the end fittings are in line so that side load forces are not applied as a result of misalignment.
Caravan pop top gas struts should be replaced 4 at a time.
Ensure the gas strut's end fittings are fully screwed home.
Where ball joints are used ensure the ball stud is flush with the surface and tightened.
Do not scratch, dent, chip, bend or paint the rod.
Do not puncture or incinerate.
Do not lubricate or treat the gas strut in any way.
Do not replace 1 gas strut of a pair.
Do not weld replacement ends on gas struts
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PLEASE NOTE YOU WILL RECEIVE 1 X PAIR (2PCS) GAS STRUTS
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