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Need new struts on my 97 Nissan Maxima . Do the

Need new struts on my 97 Nissan Maxima . Do the springs come with the struts normally? What would struts and springs cost?

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No, usually struts come without springs. Some aftermakets are available as complete assembly with strut, sping, and mount. This is the best way to buy if you doing them yourself. A little more expensive but you are replacing everything and will not have to take them to a shop to have spings changed over. I would not attempt to do this yourself even with rented sping compressor because it is extreamly dagerous. Strut spings can kill you, play it safe. Good Luck

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