Poor Ride/Handling Due to Worn Suspension Struts on Chevrolet Venture

The front struts may show signs of wear, or be excessively bouncy ride at freeway speeds. This may begin to occur at around 75,000 miles.

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Average mileage: 128,590 (60,000–182,000)
9 model years affected: 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, more2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
21 people reported this problem
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2003 Chevrolet Venture 145,000 mi,
Told by mechanic I need to replace these and something else in the front end that is related.
Both front struts failed, had to replace both .....
2003 Chevrolet Venture 155,000 mi,
All potholes and bumps it takes really rough, not fixed yet
2005 Chevrolet Venture 130,000 mi,
Bottoms out with no improvement by replacing rear shocks. I have not fixed the front yet..
2000 Chevrolet Venture 140,000 mi,
replaced 09(back and front), and then had to have them replaced year an a half later(thought to be defective). I have read too many like stories, maybe it has something to do with the van itself??
2001 Chevrolet Venture 60,000 mi,
front strut leaking
replaces. I swayed so much on the highway with weight in my car I almost had a wreck