1998 Toyota Camry Q&A
1998 Toyota Camry Question: Front end Shocks
The shock do not control the height of the car it is the suspension coil spring that determines the ride height of the car. Perhaps the springs are sagged but changing ride height effects steering geometry handling ect... Has your car stock tires and stock suspension components or has someone "lowered the car". Perhaps but talk to a tire store the cheapest thing to do is put taller tire on the car. Going to a taller tire side wall would raise the car one inch. - patrick mannion
Before replacing the front struts on my v-6 camry the front end would occasionally bottom out. As recommended I replaced the struts, and it has not bottomed out again. I have noticed higher riding height. I replaced with good KYB's. I've been told by Toyota and other mechs that it is rare for the springs on this vehicle to fail. - Visitor
I replaced the front struts 2 years ago (at about 70,000). Now, they're making that annoying racket again over bumps. Should this be happening again so soon? The car only has 87,000 on it.
I want to raise the front end of my cambry about 2". Are the Struts on my cambry sealed or can I add fluid to them to do the job.
i have a rod that is broken that connects to the top of the shock on the passenger side of a 97 toyota camry. it is basically two rods that are connected together. the other end hooks to the bott...
I just had all four struts replaced. The first estimate was $1600 for all struts (independent shop). I balked, and then they called back and said they could do it for $1200. They said it's not just...