2006 SRX Rear Air Shocks
Cadillac
 

Cadillac Forums | Help Us Help You | Advertise | Cadillac Parts | Cadillac News | Cadillac Classifieds

Cadillac Technical Archive | Cadillac Dealers | Cadillac Reviews | Cadillac Dealer Reviews | Cadillac Vendors

CadillacForums.com is the premier Cadillac Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 10 of 10
Cadillac SRX First Generation Forum - 2004 - 2009 Discussion, 2006 SRX Rear Air Shocks in Cadillac SRX Forums; $$$$$$$$ Well, these went bad on me, and I've found that they are VERY expensive to replace. I'd love to ...
  1. #1
    Jeff Wisconsin is offline Cadillac Owners Member
    Automobile(s): 2006 SRX
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    1

    2006 SRX Rear Air Shocks

    $$$$$$$$ Well, these went bad on me, and I've found that they are VERY expensive to replace. I'd love to get them replaced with a cheaper pair, not the $800 each price that the garage has quoted me. This hurts.... can anyone offer an alternative that won't break my bank????

    Thanks! Jeff

  2. Remove Advertisements
    CadillacForums.com
    Advertisements
     

  3. #2
    nascarnation is offline Cadillac Owners Fanatic
    Automobile(s): 2004 SRX V6 AWD
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Indianapolis
    Age
    67
    Posts
    252

    Re: 2006 SRX Rear Air Shocks

    I'm not familiar with these other than reading the website. Maybe some others can chime in.
    http://www.suncoreindustries.com/CAD...suspension.php

    Also if you want to ditch the electronic suspension, these will fit, but you may have diag codes from the "missing" sensors:
    http://www.amazon.com/ACDelco-540-52...ar=1&carId=001

  4. #3
    lemmon is offline Cadillac Owners Member
    Automobile(s): Cadillac SRX
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Posts
    79

    Re: 2006 SRX Rear Air Shocks

    I have disconnected my front air shocks plugs and I have not received any diag code..
    I did it only for few minutes.....
    I doo not know if the diag codes appears after few miles.....
    I do not know how to disconnect the rear plug for further testings

  5. #4
    joshbetz57 is offline Cadillac Owners Member
    Automobile(s): 04 SRX V8 AWD
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Age
    35
    Posts
    6

    Re: 2006 SRX Rear Air Shocks

    gmpartsdirect has replacement shocks for half the cost and you will not have to worry about any codes coming up after installation.
    JB

  6. #5
    RippyPartsDept's Avatar
    RippyPartsDept is offline Cadillac Owners 10000+ Posts
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Wilmington, NC
    Posts
    14,000

    Re: 2006 SRX Rear Air Shocks

    I also sell parts at prices close to what GMPD sells theirs for (except I don't screw you on the shipping charges)

  7. #6
    orandaberg Guest

    Re: 2006 SRX Rear Air Shocks



    Not surprisingly I found a new issue with MY SRX (as some members now want me to say MY SRX and not...God forbid... SRX in general, due to so much negative input I have written on the now MY SRX) on the rear shock, the dotted line represents the opposite side of the rubber cover on the shock, it has a slit in as if someone used a knife to rip it mid section and the bottom of the cover is ripped, the slit looks like it was cut from inside the shock out, in other words the rip is facing out. Plan is to clean the rubber well enough to use some good contact glue and cover the rip with a thin rubber sheet, just to prevent any water or dust from getting in, I assume that's what the rubber cover is for. Will post a pic soon

  8. #7
    conedoctor is offline Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
    Automobile(s): 2010 CTS AWD Wagon 2010 BMW X5 35D 2008 GL320
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Posts
    2,589

    Re: 2006 SRX Rear Air Shocks

    Way to revive a 5 month old thread just to complain....

  9. #8
    orandaberg Guest

    Re: 2006 SRX Rear Air Shocks

    Look conehead it was not a complaint, I merely stated what was fact, what I will do for a fix and post a pic, this is not your forum and stop replying to my posts, this is your famous "off topic" so keep it that way. By the way are you not the one who complained because people were opening topics already posted? Stay off my back If you have a issue with me take it up with the moderator

  10. #9
    solracmd is offline Cadillac Owners Member
    Automobile(s): 2004 SRX AWD V8
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    20

    Re: 2006 SRX Rear Air Shocks

    I know everyone gets mad when repeating old topics but, after multiple searches no luck...... My question, I have a 2004 SRX Northstar, the right rear shock "bag" or is it a "cover" has a small pinky nail size hole in it ..... does that mean the shock is bad? .... or does it just provide coverage protection for the seals.... when starting up you can hear the pump come on (as always) for about 5 seconds and then goes off ... thanks in advance

  11. #10
    conedoctor is offline Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
    Automobile(s): 2010 CTS AWD Wagon 2010 BMW X5 35D 2008 GL320
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Posts
    2,589

    Re: 2006 SRX Rear Air Shocks

    Did you use the "search this forum" option?

    There is a pile of info on this covered every other month with every result.

Quick Reply Quick Reply

Register Now

Please enter the name by which you would like to log-in and be known on this site.

Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

What Cadillac(s) do you own? (Or type NONE)

Please select your insurance company (Optional)

Your date of birth and age are displayed in several places on the forum. Only the administrator will have access to your date of birth should you choose to hide it via the privacy option below.

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Bookmarks

Cadillac Posting Rules

  • You may post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Read about Lincoln | Buick | Kia Forte Forum
Need products for your Cadillac? Check out your options at the links below:

custom floor mats | Cadillac Chrome and Black Chrome Wheels | window tinting