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2009 Toyota Corolla Question: I need a passenger side front strut on a 2009 Toyota corolla. Do I always change them in pairs or can I just change one? Also do I need to align the front end ? Richard whiskey

 

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Richard Whiskey, 1.8L 4 Cylinder, Cheltenham, PA, August 18, 2014, 17:21
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    Ambler Tire Co., Inc. (96 Answers) , Ambler, PA - (215) 646-9150
    ambler August 19, 2014, 05:34
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    We recommend pairs,If you have over 60k miles.It should be aligned after struts and steering angle reset.

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    Shums Auto Repair (8 Answers) , Philadelphia, PA - (267) 642-5507
    ShumsAuto September 12, 2014, 11:38
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    If the strut is being replaced for physical damage, you can replace just one but if it's worn, I would recommend changing both. Alignment needs to be checked after replacement.

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