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I’m revisiting a previous topic of shaking/shuddering after replacing front end parts. My daughters ‘15 high altitude 4WD developed a shuddering upon takeoff and when accelerating after struts and c-arms were put on, we then replaced wheel bearings and axles which did not cure the problem. Front end is sitting high compared to same vehicle side by side. I ordered a second set of struts from a different company and mechanic says they are the same length as far as he can tell. 4 wheel alignment done, helped minimally. I have now ordered a strut from advance to compare to the second set that I did not install. Has anyone gotten the correct strut which resulted in NO height issues and if so, where did you get them from? I’m desperate. Over $1400 in this vehicle in the last two weeks. Other than that, never had an issue with the compass. You can clearly see the difference with exact same vehicle beside my daughters. View attachment 16654
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I also have a 2015 High Altitude that is doing the same thing. I was told to check the Sway bar and it's bushings. I have replaced everything under the front end and still shudders. But only when I take off and also when accelerating to pass someone on the high way.
 

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So I got the jeep back yesterday. The correct installation of the second set of control arms did not fix it, so they looked at the struts, they noticed the coil difference in each and was sure it was a pressure issue. I had already bought a second set and had them in the vehicle and told them to go ahead and change. That fixed it! See my attached photo of the problem. Those struts came from 1A auto and they were adamant that they were the right parts. The first mechanic didn’t notice the difference as he only removed from the box when he installed them. They were never compared and the difference went un noticed. Hope this may help someone else in the future. I’ve learned a lot from this experience including that wheel bearings can be installed backwards😳
Which one is th correct one? Want to make sure I know what to look for? Did you get both sets from A1 auto?
 
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