KYB GR-2 (silver) and/or Excel-G (black) gas shock absorbers, strut cartridges and complete struts are affordable, twin tube designs that blend excellent ride quality with superior road control. The low-pressure gas charge and patented check valve minimize foaming and aeration to help maintain a consistent ride quality, even under rough conditions.
When you want to blend like-new vehicle ride qualities with more control, you want KYB Excel-G gas series shock absorbers, strut cartridges or complete struts.
Mazda Protege Sedan (up to July 2000 build) 99-00
Restores OE performance
One way anti-foaming valve reduces foaming and performance fade
Three stage dual valving
Teflon coated piston valve
Seamless inner cylinder and eye ring, no leaks
Bonded bushings and sleeves
Hard chromed piston rod
NOTE 1: Photo for reference only. Actual product may vary.
NOTE 2: KYB black Excel-G gas series shock absorbers, strut cartridges and struts have the same internal design as their well known silver GR-2 versions. KYB is moving toward with one name and one color and, in the future, all will be black and labeled with the Excel-G name.
While much of KYBs overall sales are from automotive shock absorbers, they also produce a wide range of hydraulic and electronic equipment used in a variety of applications in many aspects of modern life. Vehicular and transportation applications include power steering systems, automotive electronics, construction equipment, agricultural equipment, special use vehicles, railroading, aircraft, and maritime shipping.