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Old 09-21-2011, 03:49 PM   #1
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Front Coil Spring Isolators

Does anyone know a good source for the front upper coil spring isolators, either stock rubber or urethane? Can't seem to find a part number for stock. These are for an '09 TRD Sport PreRunner - thanks
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Front Coil Spring Insulators

Anyone?

Trying to buildup a set of Bilstein 5100's w/springs and have a plug and play unit for each side.

Any advice, part #'s, experience greatly appreciated. Thanks
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Old 09-24-2011, 06:15 AM   #3
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Why not just re-use yours? Good source for OEM parts is

http://www.toyotapartszone.com/
I have used this one a couple of times. It is pretty competitive and only charges $10 or 10% shipping.

http://www.partswebsite.com/1sttoyotaparts/
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I have used Toyota Parts Zone several times with good luck but they removed their exploded view drawings so I checked a couple of other Toyota sites and my FSM for the breakdown but they don't show the insulator as a sub assembly part...don't show it at all. I don't have a problem breaking down the old strut assembly and re-using but if I could find the insulator I would have a built up replacement unit and probably put the old assemblies up for sale here.

The aftermarket upper mounts, like the Monroe don't come with an isolator, I had a buddy check a box at our Advance Auto Parts store. Anyway, the quest continues.
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Does anyone know a good source for the front upper coil spring isolators, either stock rubber or urethane? Can't seem to find a part number for stock. These are for an '09 TRD Sport PreRunner - thanks
what are you looking for exactly? the right and left spring?
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I am trying to find the rubber insulator/isolator that goes between the top of the front coil springs and the mount plate assembly that holds the strut/spring assembly together. Energy suspension makes some universal isolators but a person needs to know the external & internal dimensions. I was thinking if I could find a part number for OEM my problem would go away, I could use stock rubber or order a urethane pair and not have as much down time.
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Are you talking about the cup shaped item in the link?

http://www.villagetoyotaparts.com/sh...ssembly=341628
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The rubber part under 48603/48609, can't seem to get a sub assembly part number without buying the whole mount - 60 - 70 bucks each.


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I took a set of springs this morning and measured all the dimensions I could think of and Energy Suspension part # 9.6104 seems to be the best match for my springs - '09 TRD Sport. Not sure about the Off-Road set. While they are not an exact match to OEM I'll post some pic's during R&R and buildup of the new set. The ES set has a flat pad for the upper end to rest on while OEM seems to have a small umbrella like outer lip - not big but it's there.


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