Are kyb struts the same or better than stock?

For my 2003 Honda Element awd.

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  • Anonymous
    12 months ago

    According to KYB salesmen they are better. But their job is to sell them so they would tell you they were made out of gold if it sells a pair.

  • 12 months ago

    They are a bit stiffer but give a great stable ride.

    Put Monroe Spectrum quick struts on for a less stiff but comfortable ride.

    Source(s): Mitsubishi Master Tech
  • .
    Lv 7
    12 months ago

    On average, expect to pay nine hundred to replace a pair of struts. You have a car that even in good condition is worth only two thousand dollars. You have already wasted too much money on upgrading it.

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  • k w
    Lv 7
    12 months ago

    ask your mechanic.....it likely needs new springs too.....I know, I replaced all 4 and did the factory struts too, my 2002 accord needed them, and it rides like a new car.

    Cheaper than getting a new car, but factory springs and struts will give it new life ....

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  • Dze
    Lv 7
    12 months ago

    better might be subjective .. they might be better handling going fast and be rough for everyday driving .. depends how theyre tuned ..

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